Golden footballs mark golden era, golden future
Armijo High School's Super Bowl 50 Trophy for George Martin, class of 1971. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — A golden ticket is a passport into a chocolate wonderland and a golden watch is a token of a career of faithful service. A golden football, however, is a symbol of having reached the highest level of accomplishment.
The National Football League in celebrating Super Bowl 50 has engaged in a number of different 50th anniversary celebrations.
One of those was to distribute a commemorative golden football to the high schools of each player who ever played in the NFL’s ultimate game. Continue Reading