Rudy Ruettiger personally hand-signed this Replica Notre Dame Full Size Helmet and inscribed it long "5 Foot Nothing" signed in blue-An undersized kid with over-sized dreams, Rudy repeatedly was told he was too small to play football. While at Notre Dame, Ruettiger was part of the scout team and on the last play of the final game of his senior year, Rudy finally was put in. Ruettiger made the most of it recording a tackle and prompting his teammates to carry him off amidst cheers from the Fighting Irish faithful. This Rudy Ruettiger autograph is guaranteed authentic and includes a Steiner Sports Certificate of Authenticity and an accompanying tamper-evident Steiner Hologram. The inscription on the helmet reads, "Your five foot nothin', a hundred and nothin' and hardly have a spec of athletic ability and you hung in with the best college football team in the land, you got nothing to prove to no one except yourself?. "The Steiner Seal Means It's Real.