Benjamin Aaron Roderick (May 11, 1899 – November 30, 1974) was a professional American football player during the early years of the National Football League (NFL) with the Buffalo All-Americans, Canton Bulldogs and Buffalo Bisons. Roderick won an NFL championship with the Canton Bulldogs in 1923. He also played for  Cleveland Tigers, while playing in the American Professional Football Association, the organization that later became the NFL.
In 1922, Roderick transferred from
Columbia University to Boston College. His teammate at Columbia, Sam Dana, who became the longest surviving NFL alumnus in 2003, referred to Roderick as "a sweetheart of a player". Dana later adopted Roderick's style of running.
Korean War Edit
Roderick was one of 226 NFL personnel who served in the military during the
Head coaching record Edit
Ohio Northern Polar Bears ( Ohio Athletic Conference) (1924–1925)
4–3–1 3–3–1 T–10th
3–4–1 2–4–1 16th
†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.
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