Frank Gifford began his NFL career with the New York Giants by playing both offense and defense, a rarity when platoon football became popular after World War II. He made eight Pro Bowl appearances and had five trips to the NFL Championship Game. Gifford's biggest season may have been 1956, when he won the Most Valuable Player award of the NFL, and led the Giants to the NFL title over the Chicago Bears. Gifford was officially inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on July 30, 1977. Frank Gifford has hand this autographed New York Giants Full Size TB Replica Helmet with HOF 77 inscription. Private Signing 8/1/2013 in Rosemont, IL. Beckett Authentication Services Hologram and Certificate of Authenticity.