Gordon Paschka

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Gordon Paschka
Date of birth (1920-03-06)March 6, 1920
Place of birth Chaska, Minnesota, U.S.
Date of death c. June 9, 1964(1964-06-09) (aged 44)
Place of death Hopkins Bay, Ontario, Canada
Career information
Position(s) Fullback
College Minnesota
NFL draft 1942 / Round: 4 / Pick: 28
Career history
As player
1943 Phil/Pitt "Steagles"
1947 New York Giants
Career stats

Gordon F. Paschka (March 6, 1920 – c. June 9, 1964) was an American football fullback in the National Football League for the New York Giants and the Phil/Pitt "Steagles", a merger of the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers in 1943 due to players serving in World War II. Born in Chaska, Minnesota, he played college football at the University of Minnesota and was drafted in the fourth round of the 1942 NFL Draft. He went missing after a fishing trip in Ontario, Canada in June 1964.