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Edward Francis Healey Jr.


Ed Healey

Pro Football Hall of Fame 1964

College Football Hall of Fame 1974

Date of Birth: December 28, 1894, in Indian Orchard, Massachusetts

Date of Death: December 9, 1978, in South Bend, Indiana (83 years old)


The Bryan Times - Published 12/13/78

He died after a long bout with cancer.



1920 Rock Island Independents (APFA)

1921 Rock Island Independents (APFA)

1922 Rock Island Independents (NFL)

1922 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1923 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1924 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1925 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1926 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1927 Chicago Bears (NFL)


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