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TONY CANADEO

TONY CANADEOTony Canadeo – Class of June 1937
INDUCTED 2014

  • Attended U. of Gonzaga on football scholarship.
  • Elected to the All Time Northwest Football Team
  • Drafted 7th by the Green Bay Packers in 1941..
  • (Played for the Packers from 1941-1952.. Lost two years 1944-45 serving
    in W.W. II)
  • Second running back in NFL history to gain a 1000 plus yards.  1949
  • First running back in Green Bay Packer history to gain 1000 plus yards 1949
  • Second player in Packer history to have his number retired ( no.3) by
    the organization..
  • Elected to the NFL Hall of Fame in Canton Ohio in 1974
  • Elected to the Gonzaga Hall of Fame
  • Elected to the Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame
  • Elected to the Chicago Sports Hall of Fame
  • Elected to the State of Wisconsin Hall of Fame

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