Larry Csonka's Career Capsule

Larry Csonka, Class of 1987Full Name: Lawrence Richard Csonka

Birthdate: December 25, 1946

Birthplace: Stow, Ohio

High School: Stow (OH)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 24, 1987

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: August 8, 1987

Presenter: Don Shula, Miami Dolphins head coach

Other Members of Class of 1987: Len Dawson, Joe Greene, John Henry Johnson, Jim Langer, Don Maynard, Gene Upshaw

Pro Career: 11 Seasons, 146 games (does not include seven games played with the Memphis Southmen of the World Football League in 1975 before league folded.)

Drafted: 1st round (8th player overall) in 1968 by Miami Dolphins

Transactions: Mar. 31, 1974 – signed with Toronto Northmen (who later became Memphis Southmen) of the World Football League to start play in 1975. | April 7, 1976 – signed as free agent with the New York Giants. | Feb. 22, 1979 – signed as a free agent with the Miami Dolphins.

Uniform Number: 39

 



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