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Emlen Tunnell

Emlen Lewis Tunnell

Position: DB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 187 lbs.

Born: March 29, 1924 in Bryn Mawr, PA
Died: July 23, 1975 in Pleasantville, NY
High School: Radnor
College: Toledo, Iowa   (school history)

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 8 (7521st overall since 1950)
9-time Pro Bowler & 4-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1967

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Emlen Tunnell 1949 Touchdown Log

3 Touchdowns

2 Interception Return, 1 Punt Return, 2 Go-Ahead, Long of 67 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Giants3
Bears1
Yanks1
Lions1
Home3
Sunday3
1st1
3rd2
30 or more yards3

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 5 1949-10-23 NYG CHI W 35-28 3 Interception Return 45 Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
2 7 1949-11-06 NYG NYY L 24-31 1 Punt Return 67 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 9 1949-11-20 NYG DET L 21-45 3 Interception Return 55 Trail 14-17 Lead 21-17*