The Info List - John Huzvar

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JOHN FRANCIS HUZVAR II (August 6, 1929 – March 9, 2007) was an American football
American football
player who played three seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Philadelphia Eagles
Philadelphia Eagles
and Baltimore Colts . He first enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh before transferring to North Carolina State University
North Carolina State University
. He attended Hershey High School in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Hershey, Pennsylvania


* 1 Early years * 2 College career * 3 Professional career * 4 Personal life * 5 References * 6 External links


Huzvar played high school football at Hershey High School, receiving multiple varsity letters . He graduated in 1947.


Huzvar first played college football for the Pittsburgh Panthers and later transferred to play for the NC State Wolfpack .


Huzvar played in twelve games for the Philadelphia Eagles
Philadelphia Eagles
during the 1952 season . He then played in twenty games for the Baltimore Colts from 1953 to 1954. His career was cut short after he suffered a serious head injury while with the Colts.


Huzvar served in the United States Marine Corps
United States Marine Corps
. He was later an NFL scout for free agents. He was also inducted into the Central Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame.


* ^ "JOHN HUZVAR". profootballarchives.com. Retrieved October 29, 2015. * ^ A B C "John F. Huzvar, II". hooverfuneralhome.com. Archived from the original on October 30, 2015. Retrieved October 29, 2015. * ^ A B "John Huzvar". pro-football-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 29, 2015. * ^ "Son Of Big John Huzvar
John Huzvar
Stars As Fullback For Hershey High". Observer–Reporter . Associated Press
Associated Press
. September 20, 1970. Retrieved October 29, 2015.