Harry Schuh

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Harry Schuh
No. 79, 76
Position: Tackle
Personal information
Born:(1942-09-25)September 25, 1942
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:May 20, 2013(2013-05-20) (aged 70)
Memphis, Tennessee
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
College: Memphis
AFL Draft: 1965  / Round:  1  / Pick: 3
(by the Oakland Raiders) [1]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com  ·  PFR

Harry Frederick Schuh (September 25, 1942 – May 20, 2013) was an American football player. He was an All-American tackle at the University of Memphis in 1963 and 1964. He was the third player drafted overall in the 1965 American Football League draft, after Joe Namath and Larry Elkins. He played for the American Football League's Oakland Raiders from 1965 through 1969 as the starting right tackle, winning the AFL Championship in 1967 and playing in the Second AFL-NFL World Championship Game. Schuh was an AFL Western Division All-Star in 1967, an AFL All-League tackle in 1969, and an AFC selection for the AFC-NFC Pro Bowl in 1970 as a member of the NFL's Raiders. But he was traded before the 1971 season for his replacement at right tackle, Bob Brown, an eventual member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Schuh finished his career with the Green Bay Packers. He was a member of the Raiders' All-Time Team.

Schuh died in Memphis, Tennessee on May 20, 2013. [2]

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References

  1. "1965 AFL Draft". Archived from the original on February 25, 2017. Retrieved March 23, 2017.
  2. Brasher, Bryan (May 22, 2013). "Memphis football legend Harry Schuh remembered as great athlete, true friend". The Commercial Appeal .