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Robert Joseph 'Bob' Kelly


Bob Kelly

Date of Birth: June 6, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: December 31, 2016, in (91 years old)


Chicago Tribune - Published 01/29/17

Did you know?

Bob Kelly was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 10th round of the

1947 NFL Draft.

"I always tell people that I'm one of the luckiest people in the world, because I got to

play at the two greatest colleges in America." Bob Kelly



1947 Los Angeles Dons (AAFC)

1948 Los Angeles Dons (AAFC)

1949 Baltimore Colts (AAFC)


University of Notre Dame, United States Naval Academy













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