American Football Database
Frank Emanuel
No. 50, 52     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1942-12-04) December 4, 1942 (age 79)
Place of birth: Clio, South Carolina
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
College: Tennessee
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 4 / Pick: 52
(By the Philadelphia Eagles)
AFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 2 / Pick: 9
Debuted in 1966 for the Miami Dolphins
Last played in 1970 for the New Orleans Saints
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame (2000)
Career NFL statistics as of 1970
Games played–started     59–31
Interceptions     4
Fumble recoveries     1
Stats at
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College Football Hall of Fame

Thomas Frank Emanuel (born December 4, 1942 in Clio, South Carolina) is a former American football linebacker. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2004. He played professionally for the American Football League's Miami Dolphins and the National Football League's New Orleans Saints. He is also a member of the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame.

College career

Emanuel played college football for the University of Tennessee Volunteers football team. In 1965, his senior season, he was elected to several All-American and All-SEC teams.

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