Before his superstar status with the San Francisco 49ers, Patrick Willis was one of the Nation's top linebackers staring at the University of Mississippi. The 2-time All-American was named the 2006 SEC Player of the Year, and also won the 2006 Butkus Award and 2006 Jack Lambert Award. The 49ers drafted Willis in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft, where he started his career with the 2007 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year award and earned seven Pro Bowl selections. Willis was enshrined into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2019. This University of Mississippi "Ole Miss" mini helmet has been hand signed by Patrick Willis. Each autograph is guaranteed authentic, and includes an individually numbered TRISTAR Authentic hologram.