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William A Paschal
Birth: May 28, 1921
Death: May 25, 2003

Professional Football Player. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, he was a running back at Georgia Tech when he got a try out and was signed to the National Football League New York Giants. For six seasons, he played for the New York Giants (1943-48) and Boston Yanks in 1948. He became the first player to win consecutive rushing championships in the NFL, gaining 572 yards on 147 carries in his rookie year 1943 and 737 yards on 196 rushes in 1944. He ended his career with a record of 2430 rushing yards and 28 rushing touchdowns. He died at age 81 in Marietta, Georgia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Westview Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: May 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7501199
William A Paschal
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William A Paschal
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- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: May. 25, 2014
Happy birthday Bill. We'll see you on the other side.
- Don MacBeth
 Added: May. 28, 2013
Thanks for making the game great.
- J Spencer
 Added: Mar. 18, 2012
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