Bill Swiacki

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Bill Swiacki
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Date of birth: October 2, 1922
Place of birth: Southbridge, Massachusetts
Date of death: July 7, 1976(1976-07-07) (aged 53)
Career information
Position(s): End
College: Columbia
NFL Draft: 1946 / Round: 16
Organizations
As coach:
1954
1955-1956
1958
New York Giants (end coach)
Toronto Argonauts
Los Angeles Rams (end coach)
As player:
1948-1950
1951-1952
New York Giants
Detroit Lions
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

William Adam Swiacki (October 2, 1922 – July 7, 1976) was an American football end in the National Football League. He played five seasons for the New York Giants (1948–1950) and the Detroit Lions (1951–1952). He played college football at Columbia University and was drafted in the sixteenth round of the 1946 NFL Draft by the Boston Yanks.

His son, Bill Swiacki, Jr., was a standout three-sport athlete at Amherst College who was drafted by both the NFL New York Giants and MLB Los Angeles Dodgers.[1] He was of Polish descent.[2]

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