|Center / Guard / Tackle|
|Date of birth:July 9, 1920|
|Place of birth: Ireland, Texas|
|Place of death: May 19, 2009(aged 88)|
|NFL Draft: 1940 / Round: 16 / Pick: 170|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|*New York Giants ( 1940– 1942, 1946)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|*NFL 1940s All-Decade Team|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
William Bennett "Monk" Edwards (July 19, 1920 – May 19, 2009) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the New York Giants. He played college football at Baylor University as a fullback from 1936 to 1939 and was drafted in the sixteenth round of the 1940 NFL Draft.
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References[edit | edit source]
- "Edwards, William B. "Monk" Obituary". Houston Chronicle. May 24, 2009. Archived from the original on May 24, 2009. http://txobits.blogspot.com/2009/05/texas-obituaries-52409.html. Retrieved July 17, 2010.
- "National Football League: NFL Draft History – by Team". National Football League. Archived from the original on July 26, 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20100726155431/http://www.nfl.com/draft/history/fulldraft?teamId=3410&type=team. Retrieved July 17, 2010.
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