Harold Grange

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Harold Grange

9 seasons

(Illinois)...6'0'', 180...Harold Edward Grange ... Three-time All-American, 1923-1925 ... Earned "Galloping Ghost" fame as whirling dervish runner at Illinois ... Joined Bears on Thanksgiving Day, 1925 ... Magic name produced first huge pro football crowds on 17-game barnstorming tour ... With manager, founded rival American Football League, 1926 ... Missed entire 1928 season with injury ... Excelled on defense in latter years ... Born June 13, 1903, in Forksville, Pennsylvania ... Died January 28, 1991, at age of 87.