George Frederick Blanda Net Worth

George Frederick Blanda Net Worth is
$1.9 Million

George Frederick Blanda Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

George Frederick Blanda ("The Grand Old Man") (September 17, 1927 – September 27, 2010) was a American football quarterback and placekicker. The son of a Slovak-born Pittsburgh-area coal miner, Blanda has the distinction of having played 26 seasons of professional football, the most in the sport's history, and had scored more points than anyone in history at the time of his retirement. Blanda retired from pro football in 1976 at the age of 48. He was one of only two players to play in four different decades (John Carney 1988-2010, is the other), and he holds the record for most extra points kicked. He was married to Betty Harris from December 17, 1949 until his death on September 27, 2010. He had two children.

Full NameGeorge Blanda
Date Of BirthSeptember 17, 1927
Died2010-09-27
Place Of BirthYoungwood, Pennsylvania, USA
Height6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Weight97.52
ProfessionAmerican football player
EducationUniversity of Kentucky
NationalityAmerican
ChildrenGeorge Blanda,Jr., Leslie Blanda
ParentsMichael Blanda, Mary Blanda
AwardsNational Football League Most Valuable Player Award, Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, Bert Bell Award, Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year
Star SignVirgo
#Fact
1Ranks 28th on NFL All-Time Yards per Pass Completion List (14.1).
2When he retired following the 1975 season, he held the record for scoring the most combined AFL/NFL points in history at 2,002. At the beginning of the 2006 season, he ranked 3rd.
3Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1981.
4Ranks 65th on NFL All-Time Completions List (1,911).
5Ranks 20th on NFL All-Time Passing Touchdowns List (236).
6Ranks 51st on NFL All-Time Passing Yards List (26,920).
7Ranks 43rd on NFL All-Time Pass Attempts List (4,007).
8Named to AFL Pro Bowl 4 times (1961-1963 and 1967).
9Led AFL in Pass Attempts (442) and Completions (186) in 1965.
10Led AFL in Pass Attempts (505) and Completions (262) in 1964.
11Led AFL in Pass Attempts (423), Completions (224) and Passing Yards (3,003) in 1963.
12Led AFL in Passing Yards (3,330), Passing TD's (36) and Adjusted Yards per Pass (7.46) in 1961.
13Member of 1956 NFL West Division Champion Chicago Bears team. Member of 1960 and 1961 AFL Champion Houston Oilers teams. Member of 1962 AFL East Division Champion Houston Oilers team. Member of 1967 AFL Champion Oakland Raiders team. Member of 1968 and 1969 AFL West Division Champion Oakland Raiders teams. Member of 1970 and 1972-1975 AFC West Division Champion Oakland Raiders teams.
14Quarterback/Kicker for the Chicago Bears (1949 and 1950-1958), Baltimore Colts (1950), Houston Oilers (1960-1966) and Oakland Raiders (1967-1975).

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Stand Up and Cheer for the National Football League's Sixtieth Year1981TV SpecialHimself
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Joe Namath1979TV SpecialHimself
1975 AFC Championship Game1976TV SpecialHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
NFL Monday Night Football1970-1975TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker / Quarterback / Himself - Oakland Raiders Quarterback / ...
The NFL on NBC1965-1975TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker / Kicker / Himself - Oakland Raiders Quarterback / ...
1974 AFC Championship Game1974TV SpecialHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
1973 AFC Championship Game1973TV MovieHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
The Mike Douglas Show1972TV SeriesHimself - Pro Football Player
1970 AFC Championship Game1971TV MovieHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker / Quarterback
The NFL on CBS1970TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
1969 AFL Championship Game1970TV MovieHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
1968 AFL Championship Game1968TV SpecialHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
AFL-NFL World Championship Game1968TV SpecialHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker-Quarterback
1967 AFL Championship Game1967TV MovieHimself - Oakland Raiders Kicker
1962 AFL Championship Game1962TV SpecialHimself - Houston Oilers Quarterback / Kicker
1961 AFL Championship Game1961TV SpecialHimself - Houston Oilers Quarterback / Kicker
1960 AFL Championship Game1961TV SpecialHimself - Houston Oilers Quarterback
1956 NFL Championship Game1956TV SpecialHimself - Chicago Bears Quarterback

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
NFL Films Presents2015TV Series documentaryHimself
A Football Life2011TV SeriesHimself
Bob Hope's Unrehearsed Antics of the Stars1984DocumentaryHimself

Known for movies

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IMDB Wikipedia

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