Roger Russell Wehrli (born November 26, 1947) is an American former football player who was a cornerback for his entire 14-year career with the St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL) from 1969 until 1982.
Full Name: Roger Russel Wehrli. Birthdate: November 26, 1947. Birthplace: New Point, Missouri. High School: King City (MO) Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: February 3, 2007. Presenter: Larry Wilson, Former Teammate, Hall of Fame Class of 1978. Other Members of the Class of 2007: Gene Hickerson, Michael Irvin, Bruce Matthews, Charlie ...
Roger Wehrli, one of the greatest defensive backs in St. Louis Cardinals history, retired following the 1982 NFL season. Wehrli had 40 interceptions, seven forced fumbles, and 22 fumble recoveries in his legendary fourteen-year pro football career.
Hall of Fame cornerback Roger Wehrli played in 195 games over his NFL career for the St. Louis Cardinals, including playoffs. But the crazy part is that at the age of 35, the best and most...
Roger Wehrli Roger Russell Wehrli Position 6-0 190lb (183cm, 86kg) Born: November 26 (Age: 75-115d) Hall of Fame 7x Pro Bowl 3x All-Pro HOF All-1970s Team 22 SUMMARY Career G 193 AV 118 Int 40 Yds 309 TD 2 Roger Wehrli Overview Game Logs Career Postseason 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 Player Game Finder
Roger Wehrli, shown here in 1975, was drafted 19th overall in the 1969 NFL Draft. New stage, same state Wehrli drove through St. Louis on a dark night, as the pouring rain beat on his...
Roger Wehrli played his entire 14-year career with the St. Louis Cardinals, take a look at some of the best photos spanning his hall of fame career.
In his NFL career, Wehrli had 40 interceptions for 309 yards and recovered 19 fumbles. He was named to the NFL’s all-rookie team in 1969 and the next year was all-Pro. He made seven Pro Bowls and was named all-Pro six times. He was a member of the NFL’s all-decade team of the 1970s.
ROGER WEHRLI Football. Position: Defensive Back Born: November 26, 1947, New Point, Missouri Played For: St. Louis Cardinals (1969-1982) The St. Louis football Cardinals bolstered their secondary with the selection of cornerback Roger Wehrli in the first round of the 1969 draft.
Born: November 26, 1947 A standout sprinter at King City High, Wehrli was offered only one scholarship to play college football, at the University of Missouri. At the end of his senior year in 1968, Wehrli was picked to ten different All-American teams. He played in the Hula and Senior Bowls, as well as the Coach’s All-Star game.