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Date of Death: Apr 16, 2013
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George Allen "Pat" Summerall (born May 10, 1930) is a former American football player and television sportscaster, having worked at CBS, Fox, and ESPN. Summerall is best known for his work with John Madden on NFL telecasts for CBS and Fox. At Columbia High School in Lake City, Florida, Summerall played football, tennis, baseball, and basketball. Although basketball was his favorite sport, he was recognized as an All-State selection in basketball and football. He was inducted into the FHSAA hall of fame and was later named to the FHSAA's All-Century Team. Summerall played college football from 1949 to 1951 at the University of Arkansas, where he played defensive end, tight end, and placekicker positions. He graduated from UA in 1953. Summerall spent ten years as a professional football player in the National Football League, primarily as a placekicker. The Detroit Lions drafted Summerall as a fourth-round draft choice in the 1952 NFL Draft. Summerall played the pre-season with the Lions before breaking his arm, which ended the year for him. After that season, he was traded and went on to play for the Chicago Cardinals from 1953 to 1957 and the New York Giants from 1958 to 1961,

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  • Jay Sorgi avatar Oct-20-2017, 14:06:12

    “60 Minutes followed by Murder...................................................................................Sh…

  • linusesq avatar Oct-19-2017, 23:04:29

    @tonyromo it was Pat Summerall on 18 w/Venturi at the 86 Masters, Nantz on 16... but we got your point

  • Vin Giardini avatar Oct-19-2017, 22:32:55

    @michaelFhurley thanks. They should bring back Pat Summerall, Irv Cross and Jimmy the Greek for the pregame for old times sake

  • devin avatar Oct-19-2017, 22:27:21

    @chrismith6944 there will probably never be a Pat Summerall/John Madden combo. 2 guys that played the game. Now ppl go to school to do it

  • Rafael Morffi avatar Oct-19-2017, 14:49:01

    RT @Dragoon1117: Saw you on @TheHerd today. If there was a mount rushmore commentators in all sports I would say Pat Summerall, John Madden…

  • Christopher Romero avatar Oct-19-2017, 12:59:57

    Saw you on @TheHerd today. If there was a mount rushmore commentators in all sports I would say Pat Summerall, John Madden, @JRsBBQ

  • aka Meat Fork avatar Oct-19-2017, 12:10:08

    I’d like a supercut of all the times Pat Summerall said “Murder, She Wrote” #AngelaLansbury

  • Paul Skrbina avatar Oct-18-2017, 21:35:28

    Ross Stripling pitching for Dodgers. Among those from his hometown of Southlake, Texas: Terry Bradshaw, Pat Summerall, David Murphy.

  • Dustin Details avatar Oct-18-2017, 17:54:05

    Like Pat Summerall Pauses at the right moment ant let's the crowd tell the story

  • Extraneous Ed avatar Oct-18-2017, 16:01:51

    @awfulannouncing I'll never forget the 1st season NFL moved from CBS to FOX. Pat Summerall read a promo for a show…

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