Ralph Guglielmi

Ralph Vincent Guglielmi (June 26, 1933 – January 23, 2017) was an American football quarterback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles. He played high school football in Columbus, Ohio at Grandview Heights High School, college football at the University of Notre Dame and was drafted in the first round of the 1955 NFL Draft. Guglielmi was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2001.

Ralph Guglielmi
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Guglielmi on a 1955 Bowman football card
No. 3, 9, 17
Position:Quarterback
Personal information
Born:June 26, 1933
Columbus, Ohio
Died:January 23, 2017 (aged 83)
Wallace, North Carolina
Career information
College:Notre Dame
NFL Draft:1955 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TDsINTs:24-52
Passing yards:4,119
Quarterback rating:46.5
Player stats at NFL.com
1954 College Football All-America Team

The 1954 College Football All-America team is composed of college football players who were selected as All-Americans by various organizations and writers that chose College Football All-America Teams in 1954. The eight selectors recognized by the NCAA as "official" for the 1954 season are (1) the All-America Board (AAB), (2) the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), (3) the Associated Press (AP), (4) the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA), (5) the International News Service (INS), (6) the Newspaper Enterprise Association (NEA), (7) the Sporting News (SN), and (8) the United Press (UP).

Wisconsin's fullback Alan Ameche won the Heisman Trophy in 1954 as the best player in college football and was a unanimous first-team selection by all eight official selectors. Three other players were unanimous choices among the official selectors: Notre Dame's quarterback Ralph Guglielmi; Ohio State's halfback Howard "Hopalong" Cassidy; and Arkansas' guard Bud Brooks.

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Don Hill (American football)

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Gary Keithley

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George Izo

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Guglielmi (surname)

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Gary Guglielmi (born 1958), Australian speedway rider

Louis Guglielmi (1916–1991), Spanish-born French musician

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Noel Gugliemi, American actor

O. Louis Guglielmi (1906–1956), American artist

Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi (1728–1804), Italian opera composer

Pietro Carlo Guglielmi (1772–1817), Italian opera composer

Ralph Guglielmi (born 1933), American football quarterback

Jack Robbins

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Robbins played college football and basketball at the University of Arkansas before being drafted into the NFL Draft in 1938, where he was the first of four Arkansas Razorbacks drafted.

Jim Hardy

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List of Arizona Cardinals starting quarterbacks

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List of Notre Dame Fighting Irish starting quarterbacks

The following individuals have started games at quarterback for the University of Notre Dame football team, updated through the 2018 season.

The year of induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, if applicable, is designated alongside the respective player's final season.

List of Washington Redskins starting quarterbacks

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Mike Loyd

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Ogden Compton

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On November 13, 1955, Compton threw the only touchdown pass of his NFL career, a completion to Dick "Night Train" Lane that covered 98 yards, the second longest pass in NFL history up to that time.

Pat Coffee

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Ray Mallouf

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Roddy Lamb

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Vince Oliver

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Virgil Eikenberg

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