Harvey Hardy
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1922-11-27)November 27, 1922
Place of birth: Thomaston, Georgia
Date of death: September 15, 1992(1992-09-15) (aged 69)
Place of death: Lakeland, Florida
Career information
College: Georgia Tech
NFL Draft: 1943 / Round: 26 / Pick: 243
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Brooklyn Dodgers ( 1943)*
* Offseason and/or practice squad only
Career highlights and awards

Harvey Boland Hardy (November 27, 1922 – September 15, 1992[1]) was an American football player who played collegiately for the Georgia Tech football team, was a consensus All-American, and was an MVP of the 1943 Cotton Bowl Classic.[2][3]

Hardy was selected as the 243rd pick of the 1943 NFL Draft (round 26, pick 3) by the Brooklyn Dodgers but did not play professionally.[4] He was inducted into the Georgia Tech Hall of Fame in 1961.[5] He was elected to the Alabama Community College Conference Hall of Fame in 1990.[6]

Hardy was in the Southeastern Conference Football Officials Association from 1957 to 1981, and officiated 23 bowl games.[6]

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