Nevertheless, the personnel from the 1951 team went on to achieve a great deal of success in the National Football League. The team yielded four future members of the NFL Hall of Fame. Bob St. Clair, Ollie Matson, and Gino Marchetti were all inducted as players and their sports information director, Pete Rozelle, was inducted after spending thirty years as the Commissioner of the NFL. In addition, Burl Toler, who was arguably the best player on the team, became the first black official in the NFL after a career ending knee injury in a college all-star game.
Undefeated, Untied, and Uninvited -– 184 pages – ISBN 1-58000-107-
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