Joe Perry. Fletcher Joseph Perry (The Jet) Position: FB 6-0, 200lb (183cm, 90kg) Born: January 22, 1927 in Stevens, AR. Died: April 25, 2011 in Tempe, AZ. College: Compton CC (CA) Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 15 (6677th overall since 1960) High School: Jordan Los Angeles
Fletcher Joseph Perry: Born: Arkansas: Died: April 25, 2011 (aged 84) • Tempe • Arizona: Awards And Honors: Pro Football Hall of Fame (1969) • Pro Football Hall of Fame (inducted 1969) • 2 All-Pro selections • 3 Pro Bowl selections: Also Known As: Fletcher Joseph Perry: Birth Date: January 22, 1927: Birthplace: Stephens, Arkansas, United States: Date Of Death
In 1950, the 49ers and their star running back joined the National Football League. Perry, at 6-0 and 200 pounds was small for an NFL fullback. Unlike the typical fullback of the day, his forte was not as an inside power runner. Instead, he combined his power with his quickness and deceptive elusiveness to slash through opposing defenses.
Perry began his professional career following World War II military service in the Navy as an undrafted free-agent in 1948 with the 49ers of the All-America Football Conference. He quickly made a name for himself during his rookie year when he gained 562 yards rushing and 10 TDs with an eye-popping 7.3 yards per carry average. He continued his dominant running the following year with 783 yards, 8 TDs and a 6.8 yards per carry average. In 1950 the 49ers and Perry, who stood 6-0 and 200 pounds ...
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Fletcher Joseph "Joe" Perry (January 22, 1927 - April 25, 2011) was a professional Fullback for the San Francisco 49ers from 1948 to 1949 (while the 49ers were a member of the NFL 's rival league, the AAFC ), then 1950 to 1960 when the 49ers were absorbed into the NFL, the Baltimore Colts from 1961–1962, and finally back to the 49ers for his …
He was a member of the San Francisco 49ers from 1948 to 1950. The league was then known as the All- American Football Conference (AAFC). Mr. Perry was 84 years old. Joe Perry attended...
William Perry (American football) William Anthony "The Refrigerator" Perry (born December 16, 1962) is a former American football defensive tackle who played in the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons, primarily with the Chicago Bears. Nicknamed "the Refrigerator" because of his imposing size,  he played college football at Clemson and was selected by the Bears in the first round of the 1985 NFL Draft.
Joe Perry (American football) (1927–2011), American fullback Joseph V. Perry (1931–2000), American film and television actor a/k/a Joe Perry Joseph N. Perry (born 1948), American Roman Catholic bishop of Chicago Joe Perry (musician) (born 1950), American guitarist and vocalist with Aerosmith Joe Perry (album), 2005 solo album