|Born:||June 27, 1940|
|Died:||October 20, 2014 74) (aged|
Fort Worth, Texas
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||250 lb (113 kg)|
|High school:||William A. Wirt High School|
|NFL Draft:||1962 / Round: 16 / Pick: 221|
|AFL draft:||1962 / Round: 18 / Pick: 144|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Player stats at PFR|
Dennis "Denny" James Biodrowski (June 27, 1940 – October 20, 2014) was an American football guard who played five seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1963 to 1967. He played in the 1966 AFL Championship game as well as Super Bowl I as substitutes and for special teams plays.
He was originally signed as a free agent.In October 2014, he died at the age of 74.
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