WILBUR HENRY

1988 - FOOTBALL - POSTHUMOUS
 
Three-year Washington and Jefferson All-America ... Signed with Bulldogs same day NFL organized, 1920 ... Largest player of his time, bulwark of Canton's championship lines, 1922-1923 ... 60-minute performer, also punted, kicked field goals ... Set NFL marks for longest punt (94 yards), longest dropkick field goal (50 yards).

Date of Birth: 10/31/1897 ... Birthplace: Mansfield, OH.
Date of Death: 02/07/1952 ... High School: Mansfield (OH).
Uniform Number: #13 (also wore 0, 18, 20)

Charter Enshrinee, 1963 - NFL Hall of Fame
(Washington and Jefferson)
TACKLE 6-0, 250
1920-1923, 1925-1926 Canton Bulldogs
1927, New York Giants
1927-1928 ,Pottsville Maroons
 

 

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