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2016 Bracket Challenge: Frank Gifford vs. William Roberts

2016 Bracket Challenge: Frank Gifford vs. William Roberts
 

HB Frank Gifford

Year: 1952
Pick: 11
College: USC

As one of the most versatile players in NFL history, Gifford totaled 9,862 yards in his career. He rushed for 3,609 yards, caught 367 passes, scored 484 points, and threw 14 touchdowns. Gifford played in seven Pro Bowls and was named All-NFL four times and NFL Player of the Year in 1956. The Giants reached the NFL Championship game five times during his career, including a victory in 1956.


Photos of HB Frank Gifford's career with the Giants


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OL William Roberts

Year: 1984
Pick: 27
College: Ohio State

Drafted in the first round along with Carl Banks, William Roberts played in 162 games for the Giants, including victories in Super Bowls XXI and XXV. He started 126 games and was a Pro Bowler in 1990. In Super Bowl XXV, Roberts helped pave the way for Ottis Anderson, who rushed for 102 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries as he was named Super Bowl MVP.


Photos of OL William Roberts' career with the Giants



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