Theismann attended and played football for the University of Notre Dame. He became the starter as a sophomore in 1969, Theismann led the Irish to a number five ranking, but lost to the University of Texas in the 1970 Cotton Bowl Classic , 21-17.
The next year, the Irish had a 10-1 record, a number two ranking, and won against Texas in the 1971 Cotton Bowl Classic , 24-11. That year, Theismann was an All-American , and was in contention for the Heisman Trophy. He finished second to Jim Plunkett of Stanford University. Theismann set school records for passing yards in a season (2,429) and touchdowns in a season (16). He also set a school record for passing yards in a game (526) and completions in a game (33) As a starting quarterback, Theismann compiled a 20-3-2 record while throwing for 4,411 yards and 31 touchdowns.
His 4,411 passing yards is fifth on Notre Dame's career passing list. Theisman was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2003. Theismann is in the Washington Redskins Ring of Fame, and is considered one of the greatest to play for the team. Offered is Joe Theismann's autograph on a Notre Dame Fighting Irish helmet with an inscription saying "Go Irish". The item "Joe Theismann signed Notre Dame Fighting Irish helmet inscribed Go Irish withCOA" is in sale since Wednesday, May 1, 2019.This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Autographs-Original\Football-NFL\Helmets". The seller is "m20j00s" and is located in Woodinville, Washington.
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