Carl Butkus
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Personal information
Born:(1922-12-26)December 26, 1922
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Died:August 3, 1978(1978-08-03) (aged 55)
Washington, D.C.
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
College:George Washington
Career history
* New York Yankees (1948)
Career NFL statistics
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Carl John Butkus (December 26, 1922 – August 3, 1978) was an American football offensive tackle in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins and the New York Giants. He also played in the All-America Football Conference for the New York Yankees. He played college football at George Washington University.[1]


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