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"We didn’t have enough players for someone to be taking a vacation in mid-season…everyone who played back then showed up for every game. If you got hurt too bad to play, you retired.”
(Mississippi)...6'1'', 216...Frank Manning Kinard ... Two-time Mississippi All-American ... Dodgers' third-round draft pick, 1938 ... Small for tackle position, but tough, aggressive, fast, durable ... Out with injuries only once ... 60-minute performer ... Outstanding blocker, smothering tackler ... First man to earn both All-NFL, All-AAFC honors ... All-NFL, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944 ... All-AAFC, 1946 ... All-service, 1945 ... Born October 23, 1914, in Pelahatchie, Mississippi ... Died September 7, 1985, at age of 70.
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Posted on 21 Sep
HOFer Hugh “Shorty” Ray was born OTD in 1884. 1st technical advisor on the rules & supervisor of officials for the … https://t.co/fCcj3LLfMr