Bleacher Creatures Tackles Football Greats

The Football Greats Alliance has partnered with plush manufacturer Bleacher Creatures to bring historic football legends to products.

April 6, 2018

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IMG signs licensee to manufacture plush figures based on football legends. 

The Football Greats Alliance has partnered with plush manufacturer Bleacher Creatures to bring historic football legends to products.

The deal was brokered by licensing agency IMG, which manages the FGA for licensing.

Players such as Brett Favre, Terry Bradshaw, Walter Payton, Sean Taylor and Jack Lambert, as well as coaches Mike Ditka, have been immortalized as true-to-life, 10-inch plush figures.

“The demand for Bleacher Creatures to bring football fans across the country their favorite retired greats has reached fever pitch, and we are beyond thrilled to partner with the FGA,” says Matthew Hoffman, founder and president, Bleacher Creatures.

“We’re excited to provide fans with a new way to show their affinity for their favorite NFL icons. The relevance of retired players has never been greater, and Bleacher Creatures has done a great job commemorating some of the greatest players to ever play the game,” says Brett Weiss, director, Football Greats Alliance at IMG.

The FGA plush collection will be available on BleacherCreatures.com. 

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