Detroit Lions rookie contract from 1943

Sharing from Reddit, someones great grandfather

Frank Sinkwich - Drafted #1 out of Georgia, won the NFL MVP in 1944

Also won the Heisman and was the AP athlete of the year Frank Sinkwich - Wikipedia

Did not know we were America’s Most Colorful Football Team


Great find!

The Phone number really drives home that this was 80ish years ago…


Wth?! No freaking laser printers?!

That’s a really cool piece of history to have.

I didn’t notice that!!

“America’s most colorful football team”