Bruce Anderson (American football)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other people named Bruce Anderson, see Bruce Anderson (disambiguation).
Bruce Anderson
No. 79, 83
Date of birth: (1944-01-18) January 18, 1944 (age 71)
Place of birth: Coos Bay, Oregon
Career information
Position(s): Linebacker
Defensive lineman
College: Willamette
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 6 / Pick: 82
As player:
Los Angeles Rams
New York Giants
Washington Redskins
Career stats
Playing stats at

Bruce Albert Anderson (born January 18, 1944 in Coos Bay, Oregon) is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, Los Angeles Rams, and New York Giants.[1] He played college football at Willamette University and was drafted in the sixth round of the 1966 NFL Draft. At Willamette he was an All-American[2] and in 2001 was inducted into the schools athletic hall of fame.[3]


  1. ^ "Bruce Anderson". NFL. Retrieved 2009-03-29. 
  2. ^ Jones, Al. "Salem Online History: Football". Salem Public Library. Retrieved 2009-03-29. 
  3. ^ "Class of 2001 - Hall of Fame". Athletics. Willamette University. Retrieved 2009-03-29.