Al Hunter (American football)

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Al Hunter
No. 24
Position: Runningback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1955-02-21) February 21, 1955 (age 60)
Place of birth: Greenville, North Carolina
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: Junius H. Rose High School (NC)
College: Notre Dame
Supplemental draft: 1977 / Round: 4
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 1980
Rushing carries: 180
Rushing yards: 715
Rushing average: 4.0
Touchdowns: 4
Receptions: 27
Receiving yards: 331
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Alfonse "Al" Hunter (born February 21, 1955 in Greenville, North Carolina) is a former professional American football running back who played in four National Football League seasons from 1977-1980 for the Seattle Seahawks.[1] Hunter played high school football at Junius H. Rose High School in North Carolina before going to Notre Dame where they won the national championship in 1973.[2] Hunter is primarily known as the first player to enter the NFL through the Supplemental Draft.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Career statistics
  2. ^ "College Football National Champions". College Football Poll. Archived from the original on 8 July 2011. Retrieved June 6, 2011. 
  3. ^ "National Football League Draft". Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Retrieved June 6, 2011.