Al Ecuyer

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Al Ecuyer
Date of birth: (1937-10-15)October 15, 1937
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Date of death: April 28, 2012(2012-04-28) (aged 74)
Place of death: New Orleans, Louisiana
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: International
Position(s): G/LB
Height: 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1959 / Round: 18 / Pick: 214
Drafted by: New York Giants
Organizations
As player:
1959-1965
1966
1967
Edmonton Eskimos
Toronto Argonauts
Montreal Alouettes
CFL West All-Star: 1959

Allen Joseph Ecuyer (October 15, 1937 - April 28, 2012) was an American football player who played at the guard position for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish from 1956-1958.[1] A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Ecuyer was a three-year starter for Notre Dame. He was a consensus first team All-American in 1957 and co-captain of the 1958 Notre Dame football team. Ecuyer played in the CFL (Canadian Football League) from 1959 to 1967. He played with the Edmonton Eskimos from 1959 to 1965, Toronto Argonauts in 1966, and the Montreal Alouettes in 1967. Ecuyer won a West All-Star at linebacker in his rookie season in 1959. He later became a vice president of investments with Prudential Securities.

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