University of Washington 1970 Durene Football Jersey
Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1970 University of Washington Football Jersey. This jersey is as authentic as they come!
- Made in one of the original US factories
- Genuine 1950s-1960s "Durene" fabric
- Nylon outer and cotton inner layer
- Short sleeved
- Hand sewn twill "61" on front & back
- Item #: UWA70FJ
History: Washington Sophomore sensation Sonny Sixkiller threw for over 2,000 yards and 15 touchdowns to lead the Huskies to a 6-4 record and a #20 national ranking in 1970 - A huge improvement over the 1-9 campaign of 1969. The Dogs would go on to identical 8-3 seasons with Sixkiller at quarterback in 1971 & 1972. He finished his career at Washington holding 15 passing records. The Husky Head Coach during this period was Bear Bryant protege, Jim Owens. Owens coached back-to-back Rose Bowl wins for Washington in 1959-1960 including a National Championship. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1982. The Washington Huskies football team are currently members of the Pac-12 Conference Northern Division. They play their home games on Alaska Airlines Field in Husky Stadium, Seattle Washington.
Please note: Due to licensing, this product cannot be customized.