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George Burnside (American football)

George Burnside (American football)

George Harrison Burnside (January 21, 1899 – November 1, 1962) was a blocking back[1] in the National Football League. He played with the Racine Tornadoes during the 1926 NFL season.[2] He died on November 1, 1962, in Seattle.[3]

George Burnside
Personal information
Born:(1899-01-21)January 21, 1899
Oconto Falls, Wisconsin
Died:November 1, 1962(1962-11-01) (aged 63)
Seattle, Washington
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:160 lb (73 kg)
Career information
College:South Dakota, Wisconsin
Position:Blocking back
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played:2
Player stats at


  1. "Neenah personals: George Burnside". The Post-Crescent. October 5, 1926. p. 4. Retrieved December 16, 2014 via
  2. "George Burnside". Retrieved February 10, 2011.
  3. "George H. Burnside". Oshkosh Daily Northwestern. November 3, 1962. p. 19. Retrieved December 16, 2014 via

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