A three-time Super Bowl champion and Pro Bowl selection at linebacker with the Patriots, Vrabel also had a four year tenure with the Steelers. Home black jersey has mesh body, nylon-knit shoulders, and black/gold/white cotton-knit sleeves with elasticized sleeve cuffs. “56” appears on the front/back/sleeves, all sewn-on in white tackle twill, with “Vrabel” sewn onto the verso nameplate in gold tackle twill. Patches include Steelers logo on the left chest, the NFL shield at the v-neck, and Nike logos on the sleeves. Collar tagging includes a Nike label and a white swatch with “98-50” stamped in black. Exhibits tremendous game wear with hit marks and team repairs to shoulders and sleeves. Comes with a letter of provenance from the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Jersey comes directly from the Steelers archive and come with an LOA from the Steelers. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of Steelers Archives items will be donated to the Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Injury Research.