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Ed Vereb
No. 20     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1934-05-21) May 21, 1934 (age 87)
Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Maryland
NFL Draft: 1956 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12
Debuted in 1960 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1960 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
British Columbia Lions - 1956, 1958-59

Washington Redskins - 1960 British Columbia Lions - 1961

Career highlights and awards
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Games played     9
Rushing yards     38
Average     2.0
Stats at

Edward John Vereb (born May 21, 1934 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a former American football halfback in the Canadian Football League with the British Columbia Lions and the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of Maryland and was drafted in the first round of the 1956 NFL Draft. He played 4 seasons with the B.C. Lions, being named an all-star in 1956.

In 1961, the British Columbia Lions of the Canadian Football League hired Vereb as its backfield coach.[1]


  1. Skrien Head Mentor, The Calgary Herald, September 12, 1961.