Hot Shot No. 9: Chuck Bednarik

Hot Shot No. 9: Chuck Bednarik
February 11, 2014, 8:15 pm
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Chuck Bednarik had 20 interceptions and 21 fumble recoveries in 169 games with the Eagles. (AP)

Chuck Bednarik
Eagles center/linebacker, 1949-62

-Pro Football Hall oh Fame Inductee ('67)

-Nicknamed “Concrete Charley”

-Won the NFL Championship in 1949 and 1960.

-Played every minute of the 1960 Championship Game at center and linebacker

-Best known for his monster hit on New York Giants All-Pro running back, Frank Gifford, which helped propel the Eagles into the 1960 Championship Game.