Chet Gladchuk

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Chet Gladchuk
Date of birth:(1917-04-04)April 4, 1917
Place of birth:Bridgeport, Connecticut
Date of death:September 4, 1967(1967-09-04) (aged 50)
Place of death:Northampton, Massachusetts
Career information
Position(s):Center
College:Boston College
NFL Draft:1941 / Round: 2 / Pick: 12
(By the Pittsburgh Steelers)
Organizations
As player:
1941–1947
1949
New York Giants
Montreal Alouettes
Career highlights and awards
Honors:Grey Cup champion (1949)
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com
 
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Chet Gladchuk
Date of birth:(1917-04-04)April 4, 1917
Place of birth:Bridgeport, Connecticut
Date of death:September 4, 1967(1967-09-04) (aged 50)
Place of death:Northampton, Massachusetts
Career information
Position(s):Center
College:Boston College
NFL Draft:1941 / Round: 2 / Pick: 12
(By the Pittsburgh Steelers)
Organizations
As player:
1941–1947
1949
New York Giants
Montreal Alouettes
Career highlights and awards
Honors:Grey Cup champion (1949)
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Chester Stephen Gladchuk, Sr. (April 4, 1917 – September 4, 1967) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the New York Giants. He played college football at Boston College and was selected as a first-team All-American by the Associated Press in 1940. He was drafted in the second round of the 1941 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. After playing seven seasons for the New York Giants and after taking a season off, Gladchuk joined the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League in 1949, played a full 12-game season, and helped win the Larks first Grey Cup. Gladchuk was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1975.

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