Dick Poillon
No. 25     
Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: August 13, 1920
Place of birth: Queens, New York
Date of death: November 14, 1994(1994-11-14) (aged 74)
Place of death: West Palm Beach, Florida
Career information
College: Canisius
Undrafted in 1942
Debuted in 1942 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1949 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Rushing yards     535
Punting yards     5,804
Touchdowns     10
Stats at

Richard Charles Poillon (August 13, 1920 – November 14, 1994) was an American football halfback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He scored a career 247 points and was the Redskin's lead scorer for three years. Poillon was voted one of the Redskin's "Top 100 players" of all time by a poll in the Washington Post. He held the old record of 93 yards (on a lateral) Pick Off, Run On vs. the Philadelphia Eagles set on November 21, 1948 (broken December 26, 1987). He attended Canisius College.

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