Bill George's Career Capsule

Full Name: William J. George

Birthdate: October 27, 1929

Birthplace: Waynesburg, Pennsylvania

High School: Waynesburg (PA)

Died: September 30, 1982

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 12,1974

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 27, 1974

Presenter: Edward W. McCaskey, VP/Treasurer, Bears

Other Members of Class of 1974: Tony Canadeo, Lou Groza, Dick "Night Train" Lane

Pro Career: 15 seasons, 173 games

Drafted: 2nd round (23 player overall) in 1951 by Chicago Bears

Uniform Number: 61, (72)