Ernie Ruple
Date of birth: (1945-10-27) October 27, 1945 (age 74)
Place of birth: Conway, Arkansas
Career information
Status: Retired
Position(s): Tackle
College: Arkansas
NFL Draft: 1968 / Round: 2 / Pick: 36
Drafted by: Pittsburgh Steelers
 As player:
1968 Pittsburgh Steelers
Career highlights and awards
  • No notable achievements
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Coy Ernest Ruple (born on October 27, 1945 in Conway, Arkansas) is a former American football tackle who played two seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Pittsburgh Steelers.[1]

Ruple played college football at the University of Arkansas before being drafted into the NFL Draft in 1968. He played high school football at Conway High School in Conway, Arkansas.[2]


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