Bill Hewitt's Career Capsule

Full Name: William Ernest Hewitt

Birthdate: October 8, 1909

Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan

High School: Central (Bay City, Mich.)

Died: January 14, 1947

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 16, 1971

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 31, 1971 (represented by his daughter, Mary Ellen Cocozza)

Presenter: Upton Bell, GM, Patriots

Other Members of Class of 1971: Jim Brown, Frank "Bruiser" Kinard, Vince Lombardi, Andy Robustelli, Y.A. Tittle, Norm Van Brocklin

Pro Career: 9 seasons, 101 games

Drafted: Hewitt played prior to the NFL Draft being implemented.

Uniform Number: 56