New York Giants 1933 Authentic Football Jersey
Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1933 New York Giants Football Jersey worn by Mel Hein. Made on our own knitting machines in our Seattle workshop. This jersey is as authentic as they come!
- Knitted in our Seattle workshop
- Made from 16-gauge worsted wool
- Doubled elbows
- Royal shoulder yoke
- Red, royal and white wool body
- Hand sewn white wool "7" on on front
- Item #: NYG33FJ
History: Mel "Old Indestructible" Hein transitioned from one Hall of Fame Football career at Washington State to another in the NFL as a member of the New York Giants for whom he played his entire 15 year career (1931-1945). Hein was a 5x-All Pro as a 2-way player like many from his era (Center-Linebacker), and played for 2 NFL Championship teams (1934, 1938). He was the NFL Most Valuable Player in 1938 and his Giants jersey is one of 12 that are retired.
This item is an officially licensed product of the Football Greats Alliance. A portion of all proceeds benefit the Greater Good Fund, whose purpose is to improve the health and wellness of retired NFL Players. To learn more, visit www.footballgreatsalliance.com
Please note: Within the wool yarns, there may be some slight color variations. This is an inherent trait of the authentic wool we use. This should not be considered a flaw, but like the original garment, merely part of its charm. This product cannot be customized.