Grady Alderman

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Grady Alderman
Date of birth (1938-12-10) December 10, 1938 (age 78)
Place of birth Detroit, Michigan
Career information
Position(s) Offensive tackle
College Detroit Mercy
AFL draft 1960 / Round: Second Selections
Drafted by Dallas Texans
NFL draft 1960 / Round: 10 / Pick: 111
Career history
As player
1960 Detroit Lions
1961–1974 Minnesota Vikings
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls 6
Career stats

Grady Alderman (born December 10, 1938) is a former American football player and executive. He played professionally as an offensive tackle for 16 seasons in the National Football league (NFL), mostly with the Minnesota Vikings. He played in three Super Bowls and was selected to six Pro Bowls. He ended his pro career with the Chicago Bears, as a player then coach.[1] He is also noted for being the "last of the original Vikings."[2] From March 1981 until December 1982 he was the general manager of the Denver Broncos. Alderman is also a certified public accountant.[3][4]