Dick Yelvington

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Dick Yelvington
Dick Yelvington - 1954 Bowman.jpg
Yelvington on a 1954 Bowman football card
No. 72
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1928-07-27)July 27, 1928
Place of birth: Mims, Florida
Date of death: February 24, 2013(2013-02-24) (aged 84)
Place of death: Lake Charles, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 232 lb (105 kg)
Career information
High school: Daytona Beach (FL) Mainland
College: Georgia
NFL Draft: 1951 / Round: 23 / Pick: 278
Debuted in 1952 for the New York Giants
Last played in 1957 for the New York Giants
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Richard Joseph Yelvington Jr. (July 27, 1928 – February 24, 2013) was an American football offensive lineman. He played six seasons for the New York Giants.[1] Yelvington played college football at Georgia, and served one year with the United States Army during the Korean War before starting his NFL career.[2]

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