Remi Prudhomme

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Remi Prudhomme
No. 65, 68
Position: Center
Personal information
Born: (1942-04-24)April 24, 1942
Opelousas, Louisiana
Died: December 6, 1990(1990-12-06) (aged 48)
Opelousas, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Opelousas (LA)
College: LSU
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 3 / Pick: 37
AFL draft: 1964 / Round: 14 / Pick: 108
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 79
Games started: 11
Fumble recoveries: 1
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Joseph Remi Prudhomme (April 24, 1942 – December 6, 1990) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League and the American Football League. He attended Louisiana State University, where he was an All-American defensive tackle in 1964 for the LSU Tigers.

Buffalo Bills 1960s[edit]

Even though he was injured in 1965 and thus did not dress for a regular season game for the Bills, he was given an American Football League Championship ring for the 1965 season.

Kansas City Chiefs and New Orleans Saints[edit]

Prudhomme played for the AFL's Kansas City Chiefs in 1968 and 1969, thus also earning a 1969 AFL Championship ring and a ring from the Chiefs victory over the NFL's Minnesota Vikings in the fourth and final AFL-NFL World Championship Game, better known as Super Bowl IV. In that game, he recovered a Vikings fumble at the Minnesota 19 to set up Mike Garrett's five-yard touchdown run. He later played for the NFL's New Orleans Saints in 1971 and 1972.

Buffalo Bills 1972[edit]

In 1972, Prudhomme became the starting center for the Bills,[1] playing in 6 of 14 games, splitting time with John Matlock and replacing Bruce Jarvis.

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