Sam Huff

Linebacker

Sam Huff

13 seasons
30 career interceptions
6 NFL title games
3 All-NFL selections
5 Pro Bowls

13

seasons

30

career interceptions

6

NFL title games

3

All-NFL selections

5

Pro Bowls
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"You play as hard and as tough as you can, but you play clean. We hit each other hard, sure. But this is a man’s game and any guy who doesn’t want to hit hard doesn’t belong in it.”

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(West Virginia)...6'1'', 230...Robert Lee Huff ... All-American guard at West Virginia ... No. 3 draft pick, 1956 ... Inspirational leader, brilliant diagnostician with great speed, tackling ability ... Noted for hard-hitting duels with premier running backs ... Had 30 career interceptions ... Played in six NFL title games, five Pro Bowls ... All-NFL three years ... Top NFL linebacker, 1959 ... Redskins player-coach, 1969 ... Born October 4, 1934, in Morgantown, West Virginia.