Maurice Harper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1910-05-14)May 14, 1910
Place of birth: Bandera, Texas, U.S.
Date of death: December 23, 1991(1991-12-23) (aged 81)
Place of death: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 227 lb (103 kg)
Career information
College: Austin College
Debuted in 1937 for the Philadelphia Eagles
Last played in 1941 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
Philadelphia Eagles (19391940)
Pittsburgh Steelers (1941)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Career NFL statistics as of 1941
Games played     40
Interception     1
Stats at
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Maurice Sydney "Moose" Harper (May 14, 1910 - December 23, 1991[1]) was an American football center in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Harper was born in Bandera, Texas.[2]


"Handy Man!:Moose Harper Is Gridder-Salesman-Businessman In One". Pittsburgh Press: p. 21. August 20, 1941. Retrieved May 21, 2011.

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