Joe Brehmer

Canisius (NY)

Joe was the prototype pocket quarterback. At 6’3 190 he possessed a rocket arm and distributed the ball effectively to fellow stars Phil McConkey, Bill Koessler, Charlie Weber, and Carl Emerling. Joe was the first quarterback of the famous Streak teams. Joe led the Crusaders to victories as a sophomore, 36-12, a junior 8-7 and closed out his senior year with a 36-12 rout of the Marauders. Joe led the Burke League in passing as a sophomore, junior, and senior. He earned All-Catholic as a senior. Following High School he attended Boston College. Congratulations Joe Brehmer on your induction into the Great American Rivalry Series Hall of Fame.

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