Tony Canadeo

Halfback

“The Gray Ghost of Gonzaga”

Tony Canadeo

11 seasons
4,197 yards
26 TDs

11

seasons

4,197

yards

26

TDs
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"The ultimate of a football player is to enter the Hall of Fame. My dream came true.”

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(Gonzaga)...5'11'', 190...Anthony Robert Canadeo ... Gonzaga Little All-American, 1939 ... Multi-talented two-way performer ... Averaged 75 yards all categories in 116 NFL games ... Led Packers air game, 1943 ... Used as heavy-duty runner on return from service, 1946 ... Became third back to pass 1,000-yard mark in one season, 1949 ... All-NFL, 1943, 1949 ... Career record: 4,197 yards rushing, 1,642 yards passing, 186 points, 69 pass receptions ... Born May 5, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois ... Died November 29, 2003 at age of 84.