This special-edition University of Michigan, Desmond Howard “statistics” jersey has been signed by the former Wolverine and Heisman Trophy Winner, and it is exclusive to The Sports Gallery, Inc.
Each jersey has also been embroidered with a list of Howard’s college football statistics below the #21. All numbers and letters are hand-sewn onto the jersey.
Desmond Howard was the 1991 Heisman Trophy winner, culminating a stand-out career at the University of Michigan. While at Michigan, Howard set or tied five NCAA records and 12 Michigan Football records. During his Heisman Trophy-winning season, he led the Big Ten in scoring with 138 points, won the Maxwell Award and Walter Camp Trophy, and earned First-Team All American honors. Howard captured 85% of the first place votes for the 1991 Heisman Trophy, the largest margin in the trophy’s history at that time.
The statistics embroidered on the jersey are:
University of Michigan
Heisman Trophy – 1991
All American – 1991
Big Ten Athlete of the Year – 1991
Walter Camp Trophy and Maxwell Award in 1991
Career: 37 Touchdowns & 134 Receptions in 3 seasons
3,942 All-Purpose Yardage
Career Average – 16 yards per catch
College Football Hall of Fame – 2011
In 1996, Howard led the NFL in punt returns (58), punt return yards (875, this set the NFL record), punt return average (15.1), and punt return touchdowns (3).
In Super Bowl XXXI, Howard returned the kickoff after Patriot pulled within 6 points late in the game. This 99 yard return cemented Patriots fate. Howard also holds the Super Bowl record with 90 punt return yards and 154 kickoff return yards.
Desmond Howard Limited Ed. Michigan "Stats" Jersey
Framing is available for an additional charge. Please select "Framed" when adding this item to your cart. Each beautifully framed piece is surrounded by a double matte and includes an informational plaque below the photo. Please contact The Sports Gallery, Inc. if you have specific framing/matte requests.
Shipping – Framed Items
The increased shipping rates required for a framed piece are included in the framing surcharge. The base shipping and handling cost will be determined at checkout.
Certificates of Authenticity and Exclusively Signed Items
Signed exclusively for The Sports Gallery, Inc. at a private signing, the photo comes with a multi-colored certificate of authenticity bearing the official Sports Gallery seal. Matching tamper-proof numbered holograms are located on both the certificate of authenticity and the lower left corner of the picture.