Sonny Jurgensen is one of the league’s most renowned NFL quarterbacks and greatest pure passers. The talent as born in 1934 in Wilmington, North Carolina. His high school and his collegiate career both showed tremendous potential, such potential that would soon allow him to earn countless professional honors and awards. In high school, he was a star QB, among playing other positions as well and other sports too. He played college football at Duke University and made a lasting role as a defensive back with his interceptions.
It wasn’t long before Sonny Jurgensen’s collegiate success transitioned to the pro league. After being selected in the fourth round by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1957 NFL Draft, he immediately was on the route to fame. The Hall of Famer played for a total of 18 seasons with both the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins. Jurgensen’s legacy started with the Eagles in 1957. He immediately emerged as one of the league’s most recognized passers, winning multiple NFL passing crowns. Three years after his start with the team, Jurgensen played a key role in helping the Eagles win the 1960 NFL Championship. His career awards and lasting achievements include being the 1967 NFL leader for passes, a part of the NFL 1960s All-Decade Team, a two-time NFL passing touchdowns leader, and a five-time league passing yards leader. No matter what the occasion or level of pressure, Sonny Jurgensen always played with such honor and hunger that would allow him to achieve greatness. His passing skills and precision make him, according to Vince Lombardi, the best quarterback that he has ever seen. Sonny Jurgensen was inducted into the Philadelphia Eagles Hall of Fame and the Washington Redskins Ring of Fame, forever leaving a lasting legacy.
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