LOOK: Mike Ditka's trench coat meet Joe Theismann's fur coat

Joe Theismann's fur coat meet Mike Ditka's trench coat.
Joe Theismann's fur meet Mike Ditka's trench. (Getty Images)

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Thanks to Mike Ditka opining on the Redskins nickname, we had ourselves a reason to go looking in the photo archives for pictures of Da Coach of Da Bears going up against Washington's football team. 

We weren't specifically looking for a picture of Ditka in a trench coat and Redskins legend Joe Theismann in a fur coat, but we'll consider it a side perk of the job.

And it's really perfect too. Blue-collar, conservative hard-ass Ditka wearing his best private eye, tough guy coat. And the flashy quarterback (this was taken in September of 1982, near the height of Theismann's powers, when Washington won the Super Bowl in a strike-shortened season) kicking it on the sidelines in a ritzy, gorgeous fur. 

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Will Brinson joined CBS Sports in 2010 and enters his seventh season covering the NFL for CBS. He previously wrote for FanHouse along with myriad other Internet sites. A North Carolina native who lives... Full Bio

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