By John Turney
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In 1980, in a game versus the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field a broken nose caused Archie Manning to don a helmet with a Schutt NJOP-DW mask on it. That's just a fancy word for a nosebar and three bar cage like many linemen wore at the time.
Manning began the game with his usual 1980 mask he Riddell OPO but with 1:45 left in the first half Manning was sacked.
|Page's forearm was thrown into Manning's face.|
|Again, you can see Page's forearm in Manning's face.|
|Page showing concern.|
In the second half, Manning wore the aforementioned NJOP-DW: