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(Washington & Jefferson)...5'11'', 245...Wilbur Francis Henry. . .Three-year Washington and Jefferson All-America. . .Signed with Bulldogs same day NFL organized, 1920. . .Largest player of his time, bulwark of Canton's championship lines, 1922-1923. . .60-minute performer, also punted, kicked field goals. . . Set NFL marks for longest punt (94 yards), longest dropkick field goal (50 yards). . . Born October 31, 1897, in Mansfield, Ohio. . .Died February 7, 1952, at age of 54.
Hall of Famer Bert Bell was born OTD in 1895. Hall of Fame Enshrinement Class of 1963. https://t.co/GFcjD9gfVU
Posted on 25 Feb
RT @Broncos: In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, Gene Mingo, the @NFL's first black placekicker, reflected on the adversity he overcame in the…
Posted on 24 Feb