Fred Smerlas was a 5-time NFL Pro Bowl selection during 14-year career as a nose tackle with the Buffalo Bills, San Francisco 49ers, and New England Patriots. Smerlas, of Greek-American descent, graduated from Waltham High School in 1975, where he was a star football player and wrestler. He became a defensive lineman for Boston College before embarking on an NFL career. His 1990 autobiography, By a Nose, recounts his eleven years with the Buffalo Bills and their climb from cellar-dwellers to Super Bowl contenders.
These items were autographed at a private signing held 2016. It will come with a Dave and Adam's Certificate of Authenticity, so buy with confidence! These are great for any sports collector, and are sure to go quickly! Please note this is a stock photo the actual autograph you receive may be slightly different.