Len Ford's Career Capsule

Full Name: Leonard Guy Ford, Jr.

Birthdate: February 18, 1926

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Died: March 14, 1972

High School: Armstrong (Washington, D.C.)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 17, 1976

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 24, 1976

Presenter: Theodore W. McIntyre, Ford's coach at Armstrong H.S.

Other Members of Class of 1976: Ray Flaherty, Jim Taylor

Pro Career: 11 seasons, 125 games

Drafted: 3rd round (14th player overall) of AAFC Draft in 1948 by Los Angeles Dons

Uniform Number: 80, (50, 53, 83)