Dick Butkus is a former Chicago Bears player and is still considered as the finest linebackers of all time. Butkus spent his entire NFL career as a member of the Bears, where he was selected to the Pro Bowl eight times and a six-time First Team All-Pro selection. Throughout his storied nine-year professional football career, Butkus established his legacy as one of the best and most feared players ever to grace the game.
During his career, Butkus earned to NFL Defensive Player of the Year awards and in 1970, he accomplished 132 tackles, 84 assists, three interceptions and two recoveries. His performance that season landed him a spot on the NFL 1970s All-Decade Team. Along with other Bears superstars Walter Payton, the nine-time Pro Bowl selection, Gale Sayers, the three-time Pro Bowl MVP and Mike Ditka, the five-time Pro Bowl selection, Butkus was also named into the NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team. Butkus has earned his place as one of the most outstanding players the league has ever seen and was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1979.
Undoubtedly, he's earned the highest respect from football enthusiasts and it's no wonder why millions of fans seek to collect autographed Dick Butkus memorabilia. If you're looking to start or add to your collection, Butkus is definitely a player to include. His legacy can be honored forever with a Dick Butkus signed football or autographed Dick Butkus photos preserve iconic moments from NFL history. As a Bears fan, show your Chicago pride with a Dick Butkus autographed helmet or singed Dick Butkus jersey to star your collection or sports room.