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"I’ve taken enough beatings for one man. Not that I couldn’t take some more. It’s not fat nor age that’s driving me out…I’ve just had enough shoving and kicking around.”
(Centenary)...6'2'', 253...Robert Cal Hubbard ... Most feared lineman of his time ... Rookie star with Giants' great defensive team, 1927 ... Played end with Giants, switched to tackle with Packers ... Anchored line for Packers' title teams, 1929-1931 ... Excelled as a blocker, backed up line on defense ... Extremely fast, strong ... All-NFL six years, 1928-1933 ... Named NFL's all-time offensive tackle, 1969 ... Born October 31, 1900, in Keytesville, Missouri ... Died October 17, 1977, at age of 76.
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Posted on 21 Nov
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