Chet Hanulak

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Chet Hanulak
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Hanulak on a 1954 Bowman football card
Born: (1933-03-28) March 28, 1933 (age 86) [1]
Hackensack, New Jersey
Career information
Position(s) Running back
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight185 lb (84 kg)
College University of Maryland
NFL draft 1954 / Round: 2 / Pick 24
Career history
As player
1954–1957 Cleveland Browns
Career stats
Rushing yards 674
Rush attempts184
Rushing TDs 7

Chet Hanulak (born March 28, 1933 in Hackensack, New Jersey) is a former professional American football player who played running back for four seasons for the Cleveland Browns. [1]

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Hanulak played football at Hackensack High School and was recruited to play on the Maryland Terrapins football team after his high school coach met the Maryland coach while both were attending a summer course. [2] Nicknamed the "Jet," Hanulak was awarded All American status for his football accomplishments at the University of Maryland and still remains atop Maryland’s all-time rushing list, averaging 8.13 yards a touch over his three seasons. He was a member of the Gamma Chi Chapter of the Sigma Chi Fraternity at the University of Maryland. Fellow Sigma Chi brothers of his at Maryland who were football All Americans included Bill Walker and Bob Pellegrini.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Chet Hanulak, HB at NFL.com". NFL.com. November 2013, webpage: Chet Hanulak.
  2. Powell, K. Adam. Border Wars: The First Fifty Years of Atlantic Coast Conference Football, p. 3. Scarecrow Press, 2004. ISBN   9780810848399. Accessed July 12, 2016. "Hanulak's story was an interesting one, for he was not highly pursued during his days at Hackensack High School in New Jersey."