Johnny Unitas

Baltimore Colts Hall of Fame

Johnny's football career

Johnny Unitas played 17 season's with the Baltimore Colts And his last season in the NFL withe the San Diego Chargers. in is NFL career he had total of 290 TD, 253 INT, 78.2 RTG. was and is the only Quarterback to have a total of 40,239 YDS

Johnny's childhood

Johnny Unitas was only four years old when is father died of Pneumonia. He once said that he learned more about courage from his mother than from any coach. as a kid he didn't look like a football player tall and thin but he could throw therefor the nickname "Golden Arm" was born.

The end of a great legend

Johnny Unitas died of a heart attack in 2002. he would be disappointed in the league for not helping injured players who couldn't qualify for insurance because of certain injury's.
John Unitas-The First Modern Quarterback

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