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A Portrait Of Art Monk The Artist As A Young Man (PHOTO)

You may have noticed this site hasn’t been its usual crackling self lately. While that’s partially due to our teams not being very good at competitive sports, it’s mostly due to me being on the road and stuff. I’m back home now, though, and here’s something I found while wandering about.*

It’s an All-Pro Football Stars ’81 book with a full page (and head shot!) for each NFL all-pro- and all-rookie-type player. Fortunately for you, me and every Redskins fans we know, one of those pages was dedicated to a rook named Art Monk A.K.A. my favorite athlete of all time. The snapshot:

And here’s the cover of said “Football Stars” book, starring Brian Sipe(!):

* Shout out to Old Books on Front St.

D.C. sports fan and digital media guy that's been doing this since 2004. Once threw a football further than Chris Cooley.

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  1. patrick art monk

    February 21, 2012 at 11:17 PM

    My dog is named Lavar. My first son’s name will be Art.

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