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Marion Glen Rushing


Marion Rushing

Southern Illinois University Saluki Hall of Fame 1978

Date of Birth: September 3, 1936, in Pinckneyville, Illinois

Date of Death: April 26, 2013, in Pinckneyville, Illinois (76 years old)


The Southern Illinoisan - Published 04/27/13

Marion Rushing died at his home on the morning of April 26, 2013 at 6:33AM.

Did you know?

Marion Rushing was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease at age 46. 

In 2010 Southern Illinois University honored Saluki Hall of Famer Marion Rushing by

renaming a street near the new football stadium, Marion Rushing Lane.



1959 Chicago Cardinals (NFL)

1962 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL)

1963 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL)

1964 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL)

1965 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL)

1966 Atlanta Falcons (NFL)

1967 Atlanta Falcons (NFL)

1968 Atlanta Falcons (NFL)

1968 Houston Oilers (AFL)


Southern Illinois University