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Read The Story Behind The Undefeated, Untied, And Uninvited ’51 Dons Football Team.
As seen this month on '51 Dons: Pride, Honor, & Friendship on Fox Sports Television, Undefeated, Untied, and Uninvited chronicles the story of the 1951 University of San Francisco Football team.
Nevertheless, the personnel from the 1951 team went on to achieve a great deal of success in the National Football League. The team yielded four future members of the NFL Hall of Fame. Bob St. Clair, Ollie Matson, and Gino Marchetti were all inducted as players and their sports information director, Pete Rozelle, was inducted after spending thirty years as the Commissioner of the NFL. In addition, Burl Toler, who was arguably the best player on the team, became the first black official in the NFL after a career ending knee injury in a college all-star game.
Undefeated, Untied, and Uninvited -– 184 pages – ISBN 1-58000-107-
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