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  2. Bobby Layne - Wikipedia

    Robert Lawrence Layne (December 19, 1926 – December 1, 1986) was an American professional football player who was a quarterback for 15 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the Chicago Bears in 1948 , the New York Bulldogs in 1949 , the Detroit Lions from 1950 – 1958 , and the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1958 – 1962 .

  3. Bobby Layne | Pro Football Hall of Fame Official Site - pfhof

    Bobby Layne, during his 15 pro football seasons, was a free-spirited All-NFL caliber quarterback who did well statistically but was exceptional in the intangibles – leadership, determination, competitiveness, and guts. Layne left pro football with a legend that may never be exactly duplicated.

  4. Cars, Bars, Booze and the Legend of Bobby Layne

    How good was Bobby Layne? Consider three facts: 1. As starting quarterback of the Lions from 1950-58, he led the team to three NFL championships (Super Bowl victories before there were Super Bowls) in four league championship games — those four appearances coming within six years of play, 1952, ’53, ’54, ’57. 2.

  5. Bobby Layne Stats, Height, Weight, Position, Draft, College | Pro...

    Bobby Layne was elected into the Hall of Fame as a Player in 1967. How many games did Bobby Layne play? Bobby Layne played 175 games over his career. How many passing yards did Bobby Layne have? Bobby Layne had 26,768 passing yards over his career. How many touchdowns did Bobby Layne have? Bobby Layne had 196 touchdowns over his career. How ...

  6. Discover the Incredible Journey of Football Icon Bobby Layne

    Layne passed away on December 1, 1986, at the age of 59. Bobby Layne’s legacy continues to inspire future generations of football players and fans. As a testament to his impact on the game, he...

  7. Urban Legends of the NFL: The Curse of Bobby Layne

    Layne, the beloved leader of the team, was partying his way through training camp and (reportedly) road trips. There should not be any mystery about why the Lions decided to trade Bobby Layne....

  8. Football Legend Layne Dies at 59 of Heart Failure : BOBBY LAYNE :...

    Dec. 2, 1986 12 AM PT Times Staff Writer Bobby Layne became a legend not only because of his heroics on the field, where he virtually patented the two-minute offense as a quarterback in the 1950s...

  9. The Music Never Stops for Bobby Layne and His Orchestra

    Bobby Layne has spent a lifetime traveling the country and beyond making music. He does it with style. He puts on his bow tie and jacket, and leads his orchestra on a musical journey to places like New York, New York and Tuxedo Junction. His musical journey started in small ballrooms.

  10. Nationality: American. Bobby Layne was born on the 19th of December, 1926. He was popular for being a Football Player. Legendary NFL quarterback who was the first pick in the 1948 NFL Draft. He is best remembered for his time with the Detroit Lions from 1950 to 1958. Bobby Layne was born in TX.

  11. 10 Athletes with Notable and Insane Drinking Habits

    For Detriot Lion Bobby Layne, this involved sneaking alcohol during halftime while simultaneously leading the team to back-to-back championships in the 1950s. Layne earned himself a spot in the NFL Hall of Fame, and the right to park his car on the sidewalks of Detroit.