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Drew Brees breaks Johnny Unitas' touchdowns streak record

Drew Brees set an NFL record with touchdown passes in 48 straight games, breaking the mark set by Johnny Unitas a half-century ago. The record-setting scoring strike was a 40-yard pass to Devery Henderson against the San Diego Chargers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-10-07/drew-brees-breaks-johnny-unit
Palmer wins Unitas award

...Southern California's Carson Palmer on Wednesday won Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, given annually to the nation's...Starr. The award is named for Hall of Fame quarterback Johnny Unitas, who played at Louisville before his 18-year NFL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/05/col_362288.shtml
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Overtime

...are among the finalists for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The five finalists...the Frank Camp Chapter of the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation...NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Johnny Unitas will make the official award presentation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/27/oth_302677.shtml
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Seventeen vie for Golden Arm award

...heads a list of 17 senior quarterbacks nominated for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's top senior collegiate quarterback by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation Inc. and the Kentucky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/28/oth_213719.shtml
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Flacco to portray Unitas in movie

Joe Flacco as Johnny Unitas.The Ravens' quarterback says he'll play the part of Baltimore's greatest quarterback, former Colts star Johnny Unitas, in an upcoming movie entitled Unitas We Stand.The movie is being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-04-08/flacco-portray-unitas-mov
Moore: Yogi Berra not the only one with quote-worthy 'isms'

...another of my childhood sports idols. Along with Roger Maris, Mickey Mantle, Roger Bannister, Edmund Hillary, Johnny Unitas and so many others. Now, Bannister, who broke the four-minute mile, is the only one left. Running must be good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-27/moore-yogi-berra-not-only-one
Announcer, NFL star Gifford dies

...In any event, the Giants were forced to punt in the '58 game, leading to a famous drive led by Colts quarterback Johnny Unitas to send it into overtime.Gifford had his best year in 1956, rushing for 819 yards, picking up 603 yards receiving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-09/announcer-nfl-star-gifford-dies
Overtime

...win the College Football Playoff.? Baltimore Colts tight end Jim Mutscheller, who caught a 6-yard pass from Johnny Unitas to set up the overtime touchdown that won the 1958 NFL championship game, has died. He was 85.He died Friday of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-14/overtime
Former Baltimore Colt Jimmy Orr remembers his ace at Augusta National

...The Colts fans were roaring."After Coach Don Shula waved Orr to go directly to the huddle, the wide-out told Johnny Unitas, "Just throw me the corner pattern."Two plays later, Unitas connected with Orr for a 22-yard score.Or the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-27/former-baltimore-colt-jimmy-o
Former Baltimore Colt Jimmy Orr remembers his ace at Augusta National

...The Colts fans were roaring."After Coach Don Shula waved Orr to go directly to the huddle, the wideout told Johnny Unitas, "Just throw me the corner pattern."Two plays later, Unitas connected with Orr for a 22-yard score.Or the...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/former-baltimore-colt-jimmy-orr-remembers-