Bob Harrison (American football)

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Bob Harrison
Date of birth (1937-08-08)August 8, 1937
Place of birth Stamford, Texas
Date of death February 4, 2016(2016-02-04) (aged 78)
Place of death Stamford, Texas
Career information
Position(s) Defensive tackle
College Oklahoma
NFL draft 1959 / Round: 2 / Pick: 17
Career history
As player
1959–1961 San Francisco 49ers
1962–1963 Philadelphia Eagles
1964 Pittsburgh Steelers
1965–1967 San Francisco 49ers
Career stats

Robert Lucius Harrison, Jr. (August 8, 1937 – February 4, 2016) was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League for the San Francisco 49ers, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played college football at the University of Oklahoma and was drafted in the second round of the 1959 NFL Draft. Bob Harrison later coached the Washington Commandos of the Arena Football League in their first season of 1987. He retired after that year. Harrison died in 2016, aged 78.[1]

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