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    Oct. 27, 1997

    Former Notre Dame Student-Athletes Who Have Been Members of the Winning Team in the World Series, Super Bowl, NBA Championship or Stanley Cup:

    YEAR    PLAYER              EVENT           TEAM                    OPPONENT                (SCORE)
    1907    Ed Reulbach         World Series    Chicago Cubs            Detroit Tigers          (4-0-1)
    1908    Ed Reulbach         World Series    Chicago Cubs            Detroit Tigers          (4-1)
    1916    Jean Dubuc          World Series    Boston Red Sox          Brooklyn Dodgers        (4-1)
    1945    John McHale         World Series    Detroit Tigers          Chicago Cubs            (4-3)
    1950    Bill Hassett        NBA Champ.      Minneapolis Lakers      Syracuse Nationals      (4-2)
    1967    Bill (Red) Mack     Super Bowl      Green Bay Packers       New England Patriots    (35-21) 
    1970    Jim Lynch           Super Bowl      Kansas City Chiefs      Minnesota Vikings       (23-7)
    1973    Nick Buoniconti     Super Bowl      Miami Dolphins          Washington Redskins     (14-7)
    1973    Bob Kuechenberg     Super Bowl      Miami Dolphins          Washington Redskins     (14-7)
    1974    Nick Buoniconti     Super Bowl      Miami Dolphins          Minnesota Vikings       (24-7)
    1974    Bob Kuechenberg     Super Bowl      Miami Dolphins          Minnesota Vikings       (24-7)
    1975    Rocky Bleier        Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Minnesota Vikings       (16-6)
    1975    Terry Hanratty      Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Minnesota Vikings       (16-6)
    1976    Rocky Bleier        Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Dallas Cowboys          (21-17)
    1976    Terry Hanratty      Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Dallas Cowboys          (21-17)
    1976    Bill Nyrop          Stanley Cup     Montreal Canadiens      Philadelphia Flyers     (4-0)
    1977    Dave Casper         Super Bowl      Oakland Raiders         Minnesota Vikings       (32-14)
    1977    Steve Sylvester     Super Bowl      Oakland Raiders         Minnesota Vikings       (32-14)     
    1977    Bill Nyrop          Stanley Cup     Montreal Canadiens      Boston Bruins           (4-0)
    1978    Bill Nyrop          Stanley Cup     Montreal Canadiens      Boston Bruins           (4-2)
    1979    Rocky Bleier        Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Dallas Cowboys          (35-31)
    1980    Rocky Bleier        Super Bowl      Pittsburgh Steelers     Los Angeles Rams        (31-19)
    1980    Ron Reed            World Series    Philadelphia Phillies   Kansas City Royals      (4-2)
    1981    Steve Sylvester     Super Bowl      Oakland Raiders         Philadelphia Eagles     (27-10)
    1982    Bobby Leopold       Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     Cincinnati Bengals      (26-21)
    1982    Joe Montana         Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     Cincinnati Bengals      (26-21)
    1983    Joe Theismann       Super Bowl      Washington Redskins     Miami Dolphins          (27-17)
    1984    Steve Sylvester     Super Bowl      Los Angeles Raiders     Washington Redskins     (38-9)
    1984    Don Jackson         Stanley Cup     Edmonton Oilers         New York Islanders      (4-1)
    1985    Joe Montana         Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     Miami Dolphins          (38-16)
    1984    Don Jackson         Stanley Cup     Edmonton Oilers         Philadelphia Flyers     (4-1)
    1986    Dave Duerson        Super Bowl      Chicago Bears           New England Patriots    (46-10)
    1986    Tom Thayer          Super Bowl      Chicago Bears           New England Patriots    (46-10)     
    1987    Mark Bavaro         Super Bowl      New York Giants         Denver Broncos          (39-20)
    1987    Eric Dorsey         Super Bowl      New York Giants         Denver Broncos          (39-20)
    1989    Bill Laimbeer       NBA Champ.      Detroit Pistons         Los Angeles Lakers      (4-0)
    1989    Joe Montana         Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     Cincinnati Bengals      (20-16)
    1990    Joe Montana         Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     Denver Broncos          (55-10)
    1990    Bill Laimbeer       NBA Champ.      Detroit Pistons         Portland Trail Blazers  (4-1)
    1991    Mark Bavaro         Super Bowl      New York Giants         Buffalo Bills           (20-19)
    1991    Eric Dorsey         Super Bowl      New York Giants         Buffalo Bills           (20-19)
    1991    Dave Duerson        Super Bowl      New York Giants         Buffalo Bills           (20-19)
    1991    John Paxson         NBA Champ.      Chicago Bulls           Los Angeles Lakers      (4-1)
    1992    John Paxson         NBA Champ.      Chicago Bulls           Portland Trail Blazers  (4-2)
    1993    John Paxson         NBA Champ.      Chicago Bulls           Phoenix Suns            (4-2) 
    1993    Steve Beuerlein     Super Bowl      Dallas Cowboys          Buffalo Bills           (52-17)
    1995    Ricky Watters       Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     San Diego Chargers      (49-26)
    1995    Bryant Young        Super Bowl      San Francisco 49ers     San Diego Chargers      (49-26)
    1997    Craig Hentrich      Super Bowl      Green Bay Packers       New England Patriots    (35-21)
    1997    Lindsay Knapp       Super Bowl      Green Bay Packers       New England Patriots    (35-21)
    1997    Derrick Mayes       Super Bowl      Green Bay Packers       New England Patriots    (35-21)
    1997    Aaron Taylor        Super Bowl      Green Bay Packers       New England Patriots    (35-21)
    1997    Craig Counsell      World Series    Florida Marlins         Cleveland Indians       (4-3)
    

    * Total of 33 players (23 football, 5 baseball, 3 basketball and 2 hockey) on 53 title teams (36 football, 6 baseball, 6 basketball and 5 hockey).

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