Classic Sports Card of The Day

27 Oct

1948 Bowman football card of former pro football end Jack Ferrante, who played 8 seasons in the NFL for the Philadelphia Eagles. Nicknamed “Black Jack”, he played on the Eagles’ back-to-back championship teams of 1948 and 1949, and was named to the league’s All Decade team for the 1940s. He worked as a salesman for a brewing company after his playing days ended, retiring from that job in 1977. Ferrante passed away in 2006 at the age of 90.


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