2XL - University of Missouri 1939 Authentic Football Jersey
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Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1939 University of Missouri Football Jersey. 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
- Hand sewn wool felt #39 on front and back
- Item #: MIS39FJ
League: Collegiate Football
History: The 1939 Missouri Tigers football team captured the Big Six Crown and were led by legendary quarterback "Pitchin' Paul" Christman. Christman finished third in the Heisman Trophy voting that year and set many passing records for the Tigers. Christman is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and had a successful career in the NFL leading the Chicago Cardinals to a Championship in 1947 as part of the "Million Dollar Backfield." Today, the Mizzou Tigers are members of the SEC (Souteastern Conference) Eastern Division and play their games at Faurot Field in Memorial Stadium, Columbia, Missouri.
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.