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Norm Snead was drafted out of Wake Forest University with the second overall pick of the 1961 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins. A 4x Pro Bowl selection, Snead spread his 16 year NFL career across 5 different teams, including the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. His number 16 jersey has been retired by the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.
Bernie Parent spent 13 season in the National Hockey League and is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest goaltenders of all time. The Flyers won back-to-back Stanley Cups during the 1973–74 and 1974–75 seasons, and Parent brough home the Vezina and Conn Smythe Trophies both seasons, posting 30 shutouts during that time. Parent has been named one of the 100 Greatest NHL Players in history and is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, Class of 1984.
*HAROLD BAINES IS AN ECSM SIGNATURE EXCLUSIVE ATHLETE*
Harold Baines is one of the most prolific designated hitters in Major League history. A 6x All-Star noted for his power hitting in clutch situations, his years of production were recognized when he was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2019 by the Today's Game Era Committee.
Jim "Jimbo" Covert was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the first round of the 1983 NFL draft following a College Football Hall of Fame career at the University of Pittsburgh. Covert was a 2x Pro Bowl selection, 2x All-Pro selection and a member of the Super Bowl XX Champion Bears. He has been named to the NFL 1980's All-Decade Team, 100 Greatest Bears of All-Time and is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020.
*BILL WALTON IS AN ECSM SIGNATURE EXCLUSIVE ATHLETE*
Bill Walton was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers with the first overall pick of the 1974 NBA draft following an outstanding career at UCLA under legendary head coach John Wooden where he was 3x national college player of the year and a 2x NCAA national champion. As a professional, Walton was the 1977 Finals MVP, 1978 NBA MVP, the 1986 Sixth Man of the Year and a 2x NBA Champion. His number 32 has been retired by both UCLA and Portland and he is a member of both the College Basketball and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
*LARRY CSONKA IS AN ECSM SIGNATURE EXCLUSIVE ATHLETE IN CONJUNCTION WITH JPRS*
Larry Csonka was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the first round of the 1968 NFL draft following a College Football Hall of Fame career at the Syracuse. Csonka was a 5x Pro Bowl selection, 2x All-Pro selection, a member of the 17-0 undefeated Super Bowl VII Champion Dolphins and the MVP of the Super Bowl VIII Champion Dolphins. He is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 1987.
Steve Sax was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1978 MLB Draft. He went on to become the 1982 National League Rookie of the Year, 1986 Silver Slugger Award Winner, a 5x All-Star selection and a 2x World Series Champion.