Born: Aug. 23, 1934

played 18 seasons with Philadelphia and Washington
led NFL in passing twice (1967,69); All-Pro in 1961; 255 career TD passes.

Hall of Famer
Enshrined in 1983 (Duke)
1957-1963 Philadelphia Eagles
1964-1974 Washington Redskins

Exceptional passer, superb team leader, intelligent
determined, competitive, poised against pass rush
Career 82.625 passing rating
Won three NFL individual passing titles
Surpassed 3,000 yards in five seasons,
300 yards in 25 games,
400 yards in five games
Career totals: 2,433
completions, 32,224 yards, 255 touchdowns
Excelled in spite of numerous injuries
Born August 23, 1934, in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Washington Post, Sonny Jurgensen
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