Name: Leon Hart
College: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Winning Year: 1949 – 15th Award
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Interesting Notes: Hart was the second and last lineman to win the Heisman…won every major football award in 1949…was voted an All-American three times, leading an undefeated Notre Dame team during that span…had a successful professional football career with the Detroit Lions…was elected to the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame in 1973.
Featured Card: 1948 Leaf #91. There are not a lot of copies of this card currently on the market, but those that are command a premium price. A PSA 5 is currently selling for $440 while a PSA 6 is asking $799.99, although that price certainly seems to be inflated for unknown reasons.
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