Bill Svoboda

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Bill Svoboda
Date of birth:(1928-07-12)July 12, 1928
Place of birth:Wichita Falls, Texas
Date of death:June 20, 1980(1980-06-20) (aged 51)
Place of death:Houma, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s):linebacker
College:Tulane
NFL Draft:1950 / Round: 3 / Pick: 29
Organizations
As player:
1950-1953
1954-1958
Chicago Cardinals
New York Giants
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls:1
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com
 
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Bill Svoboda
Date of birth:(1928-07-12)July 12, 1928
Place of birth:Wichita Falls, Texas
Date of death:June 20, 1980(1980-06-20) (aged 51)
Place of death:Houma, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s):linebacker
College:Tulane
NFL Draft:1950 / Round: 3 / Pick: 29
Organizations
As player:
1950-1953
1954-1958
Chicago Cardinals
New York Giants
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls:1
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

William Ray Svoboda (July 12, 1928 – June 20, 1980) was an American football linebacker who played nine seasons in the National Football League for the Chicago Cardinals and New York Giants. He played college football at Tulane University and was drafted in the third round of the 1950 NFL Draft. Svoboda died after suffering a heart attack while jogging.

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