Gene Filipski

Eugene C. Filipski (June 14, 1931 – August 23, 1994) was an American football halfback who played two seasons with the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the seventh round of the 1953 NFL Draft. He first enrolled at the United States Military Academy before transferring to Villanova University. Filipski attended Grant Union High School in Sacramento, California. He was also a member of the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League.[1]

Gene Filipski
No. 40
Position:Halfback
Personal information
Born:June 14, 1931
Webster, Massachusetts
Died:August 23, 1994 (aged 63)
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school:Grant Union
(Sacramento, California)
College:Villanova
NFL Draft:1953 / Round: 7 / Pick: 83
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

References

  1. ^ Olderman, Murray (September 5, 1952). "Stampede Of Recruiters For Ousted Army Gridders Faded Before It Began; Most Schools Shrank Behind Their Ivy". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Retrieved July 26, 2014.

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1951 Army Cadets football team

The 1951 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1951 college football season. Led by head coach Earl Blaik, the team finished with a record of 2–7. The Cadets offense scored 116 points, while the defense allowed 183 points.

1953 NFL Draft

The 1953 National Football League Draft was held on January 22, 1953, at Bellevue-Stratford Hotel in Philadelphia.

1959 CFL season

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CFL on CTV

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Filipski

Filipski is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Gene Filipski (1931-1994), American football player

Ryszard Filipski (born 1934), Polish actor

Grant Union High School (Sacramento, California)

Grant Union High School is a public high school in Sacramento, California, United States.

List of Grey Cup broadcasters

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List of New York Giants players

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Senior Bowl

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In 2007, telecast of the game moved from ESPN to NFL Network. In 2013, Reese's took over sponsorship, starting with the 2014 game. In January 2018, Reese's announced that they were extending their sponsorship of the game; a specific duration was not given.

Webster, Massachusetts

Webster is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 16,767 at the 2010 census.

Named after statesman Daniel Webster, the town was founded by industrialist Samuel Slater, and was home to several early American textile mills. It is home to the Chaubunagungamaug Reservation of the Nipmuc, as well as Lake Chaubunagungamaug, the third largest body of freshwater, and largest natural lake, in Massachusetts.

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