Ed Beatty

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Ed Beatty
No. 54, 68, 57, 56
Date of birth (1932-04-06)April 6, 1932
Place of birth Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Date of death June 7, 2008(2008-06-07) (aged 76)
Place of death Tiptonville, Tennessee, U.S.
Career information
Position(s) Center
College Mississippi
NFL draft 1954 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10
(by the Los Angeles Rams)
Career history
As player
1955–1956 San Francisco 49ers
1957–1961 Pittsburgh Steelers
1961 Washington Redskins
Career stats

Edward Marshall Beatty, Jr. (April 6, 1932 – June 7, 2008) was an American football center in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, the San Francisco 49ers, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played college football at the University of Mississippi and was drafted in the first round of the 1954 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams. Beatty was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi and died in Tiptonville, Tennessee.