Leo Nomellini About to Grab Johnny Unitas

(Original Caption) San Francisco Forty Niner, Leo "The Lion" Nomellini earns his nickname as he is about to pounce on the frame of Baltimore quarterback Johnny Unitas during 3rd quarter action here 12/16. Unitas lost three yards on the play. Although Unitas was clobbered in the bit of action he was the hero of the day as he tossed 3 TD passes to lead the Colts to a 27-24 victory over the 49ers.
(Original Caption) San Francisco Forty Niner, Leo "The Lion" Nomellini earns his nickname as he is about to pounce on the frame of Baltimore quarterback Johnny Unitas during 3rd quarter action here 12/16. Unitas lost three yards on the play. Although Unitas was clobbered in the bit of action he was the hero of the day as he tossed 3 TD passes to lead the Colts to a 27-24 victory over the 49ers.
Leo Nomellini About to Grab Johnny Unitas
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Bettmann / Contributor
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517820604
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Bettmann
Date created:
16 December, 1961
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