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"If I could relive my life it would be in those times. The Eagle teams I played on were like family, particularly that 1960 championship team.”
(Pennsylvania)...6'3'', 233...Charles Philip Bednarik ... Two-time Pennsylvania All-American ... Eagles' bonus draft choice, 1949 ... NFL's last "iron man" star ... Rugged, durable, bulldozing blocker, bone-jarring tackler ... Missed only three games in 14 years ... Nine times All-NFL ... Played in eight Pro Bowls, MVP in 1954 game ... Named NFL's all-time center, 1969 ... Played 58 minutes, made game-saving tackle, 1960 NFL title game ... Born May 1, 1925, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Died March 21, 2015, at age of 89.
Hall of Famer Bert Bell was born OTD in 1895. Hall of Fame Enshrinement Class of 1963. https://t.co/GFcjD9gfVU
Posted on 25 Feb
RT @Broncos: In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, Gene Mingo, the @NFL's first black placekicker, reflected on the adversity he overcame in the…
Posted on 24 Feb