Huzvar on a 1954 Bowman football card
August 6, 1929|
March 9, 2007 (aged 77)|
John Francis Huzvar II (August 6, 1929 – March 9, 2007) was an American football player who played three seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Philadelphia Eagles and Baltimore Colts. He first enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh before transferring to North Carolina State University. He attended Hershey High School in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Huzvar played high school football at Hershey High School, receiving multiple varsity letters. He graduated in 1947.
Huzvar first played college football for the Pittsburgh Panthers and later transferred to play for the NC State Wolfpack.
Huzvar played in twelve games for the Philadelphia Eagles during the 1952 season. He then played in twenty games for the Baltimore Colts from 1953 to 1954. His career was cut short after he suffered a serious head injury while with the Colts.
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