American Football Database
American Football Database
Emil Boures
No. 71     
Center/ Guard/ Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1960-01-29) January 29, 1960 (age 61)
Place of birth: Bridgeport, Pennsylvania
High School: Bishop Kenrick High School
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 259 lb (117 kg)
Career information
College: Pittsburgh
NFL Draft: 1982 / Round: 7 / Pick: 182
Debuted in 1982 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Last played in 1985 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
Roster status: retired
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 1985
Games Played     35
Games Started     14
Fumbles     1
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Emil Nicholas Boures (born January 29, 1960) is a former American football player who played four seasons in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Early life

Boures was born in Bridgeport, Pennsylvania and attended Bishop Kenrick High School in Norristown, Pennsylvania.[1]

He matriculated at the University of Pittsburgh (Pitt).[1]

Football career

Boures was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the seventh round of the 1982 NFL Draft. He played for the Steelers from 1982 through 1985 starting fourteen games in that four-year span.[1] He played center, guard and tackle on the offensive line.