Yale Lary's Career Capsule

Full Name: Robert Yale Lary

Birthdate: November 24, 1930

Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas

Died: May 11, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas

High School: North Side (Fort Worth, Texas)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 20, 1979

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 28, 1979

Presenter: Buster Ramsey, defensive coach with Lions

Other Members of Class of 1979: Dick Butkus, Ron Mix, Johnny Unitas

Pro Career: 11 seasons, 133 games

Drafted: 3rd round (34th overall) in 1952 by Detroit Lions

Uniform Number: 28