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Mike Webster

 
 
Mike Webster Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
1. Mike Webster Marker
Inscription. Born March 18, 1952 in Tomahawk, WI, died September 24, 2002 in Pittsburgh, PA. After a stellar collegiate career at the University of Wisconsin where he was named All-Big Ten in 1972 and 1973, "Iron Mike" Webster was drafted in the fifth round of the 1974 draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Webster played more seasons (15) and more games (220) than any other player in Steelers history. He was the team's offensive captain for nine seasons and recorded a string of 150 consecutive starts between 1976 and 1986. Webster was a member of four Super Bowl winning teams and played in six AFC Championship Games. Webster was named All-Pro seven times and played in nine Pro Bowls. He played his final two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. Webster was named to the NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1997.
 
Erected 2007 by Presented to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame by the UW Athletic Department and the National W Club.
 
Location. 43° 2.517′ N, 87° 54.967′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53203, United States of America.
 
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Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
2. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Connie Carpenter (Phinney) (here, next to this marker); Andy North (here, next to this marker); Lee Kemp (here, next to this marker); Judith Sweet (here, next to this marker); John Powless (here, next to this marker); Earl L. "Curly" Lambeau (here, next to this marker); Edward P. "Ned" Allis (here, next to this marker); Frederick C. Miller (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
More about this marker. The Marker is part of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame which is located on the east side of the UW-Panther Arena along North 4th Street.
 
Categories. Sports
 
Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
3. Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
4. UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 124 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 10, 2016.
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