HILL, HARLON, 1932-

Biography:

Professional football player. Born– May 4, 1932, Lauderdale Co. Education– Florence State College. Played football with Chicago Bears, 1954-1961; Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions, 1962. NFL Rookie of the Year, 1954; Jim Thorpe Trophy, 1955; Alabama Sports Hall of Fame, 1976. After retirement, earned M.A.; became assistant coach and alumni director, University of North Alabama.

Source:

Who’s Who in Football, 1974; Victory after the Game.

Publication(s):

Victory after the Game; the Harlon Hill Story. Florence, Ala.; Popular Books, 1977.