Legendary NFL Running Back Has Reportedly Died

Published by
The Spun

By Tzvi Machlin The NFL world lost one of its all-time great running backs on Thursday with the passing of Hugh McElhenny. He was 93 years old. The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced on Thursday that McElhenny passed away. They included a tribute package highlighting his career, which spanned from 1952 to 1964. The No. 9 overall pick in the 1952 NFL Draft, McElhenny quickly emerged as one of the elite running backs from day one. He earned Pro Bowl and First-Team All-Pro honors in each of his first two seasons, and led the NFL with 7.0 yards per carry as a rookie. Over the next few years, McEl…

Read More