Pug Lund

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Pug Lund
Minnesota Golden Gophers
PositionHalfback
Career history
CollegeMinnesota (1934)
Personal information
Born:April 8, 1913
Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Died:May 26, 1994 (age 81)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
College Football Hall of Fame (1958)

Francis "Pug" Lund[1] (April 18, 1913 – May 26, 1994) was an American football player.[2] Lund was born in Rice Lake, Wisconsin[1] and attended Rice Lake High School.

As a Minnesota Gopher halfback, Lund was named All-Conference in both 1933 and in 1934, when he was the conference MVP. He was a consensus All-American in 1934. "Pug" Lund was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1958.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lund May Have Broken Rib, Physicians Say". Manitowoc Herald-Times. November 26, 1934. p. 12. Retrieved October 20, 2015 – via Newspapers.com. open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ Minnesota Death Index
  3. ^ Gopher Club Hall Members

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