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Theodore George 'Ted' Karras


Ted Karras

Date of Birth: January 31, 1934, in Gary, Indiana

Date of Death: January 26, 2016, in Gary, Indiana (81 years old)


The Chicago Tribune - Published 01/28/16

Did you know?

Ted Karras has a younger and an older brother, both are former pro-football players.

Lou Karras and player/actor Alex Karras.



1958 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)

1959 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)

1960 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1961 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1962 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1963 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1964 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1965 Detroit Lions (NFL)

1966 Los Angeles Rams (NFL)


Indiana University