John Mastrangelo

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John Mastrangelo
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Mastrangelo on a 1948 Bowman football card
No. 75 (college) 66 (professional)
Position: Guard / Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1926-03-10)March 10, 1926
Place of birth: Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, United States
Date of death: October 2, 1987(1987-10-02) (aged 61)
Place of death: New Kensington Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 228 lb (103 kg)
Career information
High school: Vandergrift (PA)
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1947 / Round: 3 / Pick: 16
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

John Battista Mastrangelo (March 10, 1926 – October 2, 1987) was a professional football player in the National Football League. He made his NFL debut in 1947 with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played in the NFL for 3 years, playing for the Steelers, New York Yankees and New York Giants over the course of his career.

Prior to joining the NFL, Mastrangelo played college football at Notre Dame University where he received All-American honors. He also played in the College All-Star Game in 1947.

"An All-American on Notre Dame's great 1946 eleven... A big, fast fellow who runs like a halfback Wears contact lenses... President of his class at Notre Dame.. Smart and aggressive... Will develop into one of the best linemen in the league."

1947 Pittsburgh Steelers Media Guide[1]

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  1. ^ "Pittsburgh Steelers 1947 Media Guide". Pittsburgh Steelers. Retrieved 2009-06-10.