Benny Malone

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Benny Malone
Date of birth: (1952-02-03) February 3, 1952 (age 62)
Place of birth: Tyler, Texas
Career information
Position(s): Running back
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 2 / Pick: 47
Organizations
As player:
1974–1978
1978–1979
Miami Dolphins
Washington Redskins
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Benjamin Malone, Jr. (born February 3, 1952) is a former professional American football running back in the National Football League for the Miami Dolphins and Washington Redskins. Malone grew up in Eloy, Arizona and attended Santa Cruz Valley Union High School.

He played college football at Arizona State and was drafted in the second round of the 1974 NFL Draft.

At Arizona State in 1971 he ran for 857 yards and 4 TD while averaging 8.2 yards per carry. 1973 he ran for 1,129 yards and 15 TD while averaging 6.4 yards per carry.[1]

His brother Art Malone also played running back at Arizona State and in the NFL.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/players/benny-malone-1.html