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Carroll Hardy – Boston Red Sox and Denver Broncos

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Carroll Hardy

Carroll Hardy is an interesting man.  As collegiate at the University of Colorado, Hardy lettered in football, baseball and track & field.  Coming out of college, he was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the third round of the 1955 NFL Draft.  Hardy joined a 49ers backfield that was already stocked with future hall of fame members in Hugh McElhenny, Joe Perry and Y.A. Tittle.  He was moved to receiver, and managed to haul in a dozen receptions, four of which he ran in for touchdowns. read more