Dick Yelvington

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Dick Yelvington
Dick Yelvington - 1954 Bowman.jpg
Yelvington on a 1954 Bowman football card
No. 72
Position: 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
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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