Bill Edwards (American football player)

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Bill Edwards
No. --
Center / Guard / Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1920-07-09)July 9, 1920
Place of birth: Ireland, Texas
Place of death: May 19, 2009(2009-05-19) (aged 88)
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 213 lb (97 kg)
Career information
College: Baylor
NFL Draft: 1940 / Round: 16 / Pick: 170
Debuted in 1940 for the New York Giants
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

William Bennett "Monk" Edwards (July 19, 1920 – May 19, 2009[1]) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the New York Giants. He played college football at Baylor University as a fullback from 1936 to 1939 and was drafted in the sixteenth round of the 1940 NFL Draft.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Edwards, William B. "Monk" Obituary". Houston Chronicle. May 24, 2009. Archived from the original on May 24, 2009. Retrieved July 17, 2010. 
  2. ^ "National Football League: NFL Draft History – by Team". National Football League. Archived from the original on July 26, 2010. Retrieved July 17, 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.baylorbears.com/ot/hall-induct.html