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.
|Position:||Center / Guard / Tackle|
|Born:||July 9, 1920|
|Died:||May 19, 2009 (aged 88)|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||213 lb (97 kg)|
|NFL Draft:||1940 / Round: 16 / Pick: 170|
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The 1940 National Football League Draft was held on December 9, 1939, at the Schroeder Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.1942 All-Pro Team
The 1942 All-Pro Team consisted of American football players who were chosen by various selectors for the All-Pro team for the 1942 football season. Teams were selected by, among others, the "official" All-Pro team announced by the NFL and selected by a committee of nine reporters (NFL), the Associated Press (AP), the International News Service (INS), and the New York Daily News (NYDN).Abbotsbury Railway
The Abbotsbury Railway was a standard gauge railway line which ran in the west of the county of Dorset in England opening in 1885. Although great hopes of mineral traffic drove the original construction of the line, these failed to materialise and after a quiet existence carrying local passengers and agricultural produce, the line closed in 1952.