Eddie Bell (halfback)

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Eddie Bell
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Bell on a 1955 Bowman football card
No. 81, 25
Position: Defensive back, halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: March 3, 1931
Place of birth: Philadelphia
Date of death: November 16, 2009
Place of death: Philadelphia
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 222 lb (101 kg)
Career information
College: Pennsylvania
NFL Draft: 1953 / Round: 5 / Pick: 56
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • CFL All Star (1959)
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Edward B. Bell (March 25, 1931 – November 16, 2009) was a professional American football player. A halfback, he played college football at the University of Pennsylvania. Professionally, he played for the National Football League's Philadelphia Eagles from 1955 through 1958, and for the New York Titans of the American Football League in 1960.

Bell played one season in the Canadian Football League in 1959 with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and was selected as an All-Star at linebacker.

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