Heisman Highlight: Angelo Bertelli

Heisman Highlight

Name: Angelo Bertelli
Position: Quarterback
College: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Class: Senior
Winning Year: 1943 – 9th Award
Official Heisman Profile: Click Here

Interesting Notes: Bertelli was a master and pioneer of the T-formation…led the 1943 Notre Dame team, which is considered one of the greatest teams in college football history…swept the Heisman balloting regions…entered Marine Corps after graduation to serve in WWII…was elected to the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame in 1972.

1955 Topps All American #76

Featured Card: 1955 Topps All American #76. Another Heisman winner that jumped from college to the armed forces, Bertelli was first featured in the legendary college set from Topps. While a few higher grade copies of the Heisman winner’s rookie card demand prices of $40-$50, quite a few can be found for around $5.

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