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Dick Poillon

Born: Aug 13, 1920

Death: Nov 14, 1994

Birthplace: Queens

Profession: American football player

Nationality: United States

Dick Poillon

Date of Birth : Aug 13, 1920
Date of Death : Nov 14, 1994
Birth Place : Queens

Richard Charles Poillon was an American football halfback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He scored a career 247 points and was the Redskin's lead scorer for three years. Poillon was voted one of the Redskin's "Top 100 players" of all time by a poll in the Washington Post. He held the old record of 93 yards Pick Off, Run On vs. the Philadelphia Eagles set on November 21, 1948. He attended Canisius College.


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