This Paul Krause autograph is boldly signed in black Sharpie pen on this Minnesota jersey and has been authenticated by the world's premier autograph authentication service - JSA. This item comes with matching WP JSA Certificate where a JSA employee was present during the signing. This also includes the inscription of "HOF 98".
Paul Krause is a former American football safety who played in the National Football League (NFL). Gifted with a great frame, speed and range, Krause established himself as a defensive force against opposing wide receivers. He led the league with 12 interceptions as a rookie before going on to set the NFL interception record with 81 (which he picked off from 45 different quarterbacks) and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1998. Krause was selected eight times to the Pro Bowl during his 16 seasons in the NFL.
Career highlights and awards
NFL champion (1969)
8× Pro Bowl (1964, 1965, 1969, 1971–1975)
4× First-team All-Pro (1964, 1965, 1971, 1975)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1968, 1969)
NFL interceptions leader (1964)
Washington Redskins 70th Anniversary Team
Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor
NFL record 81 career interceptions