Fischer on a 1952 Bowman football card
|Position:||Tackle, guard, defensive tackle|
|Born:||March 10, 1927|
|Died:||January 20, 2017 89) (aged|
Cape Coral, Florida
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||248 lb (112 kg)|
|High school:||Chicago (IL) Lane Tech|
|NFL Draft:||1949 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10|
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William Anton "Moose" Fischer (March 10, 1927 – January 20, 2017) was an American football lineman who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the Chicago Cardinals, from 1949 to 1953. He was a first-round pick by the Chicago Cardinals in the 1949 NFL Draft. With the Cardinals, he was invited to three Pro Bowls. He played college football at the University of Notre Dame, where he won two national championships, was twice named a consensus All-American in 1947 and 1948, and was awarded the Outland Trophy as the nation's top lineman in 1948.
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