Palmer Pyle

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Palmer Pyle
No. 62, 69, 68
Position: Guard
Personal information
Born:(1937-06-06)June 6, 1937
Keokuk, Iowa
Died:September 30, 2021(2021-09-30) (aged 84)
Glendale, Arizona
Career information
College: Michigan State
NFL Draft: 1959  / Round: 6 / Pick: 72
AFL Draft: 1960  / Round: 1
Pick: First Selections
(by the Houston Oilers)
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played:61
Games started:15
Fumble recoveries:2
Player stats at NFL.com

William Palmer Pyle (June 6, 1937 – September 30, 2021 [1] ) was a former professional American football guard who played in the National Football League (NFL) and the American Football League (AFL). He played for six seasons for the NFL's Baltimore Colts and Minnesota Vikings and the AFL's Oakland Raiders. [2]

His brother Mike Pyle, son Eric Kumerow and grandson Jake Kumerow also had NFL careers, as well as his grandsons Joey and Nick Bosa.

He was married to Marie Accardo but later divorced. [3]

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References

  1. William Palmer Pyle
  2. "Palmer Pyle". NFL . Retrieved 2011-01-16.
  3. "The Oddest Tidbit of the 2019 Draft".