Johnny Musso

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Overview

Johnny Musso

Date of birth
Mar 06, 1950

Ht: 5'11"Wt: 201 lbs.

Birthplace
Birmingham, AL

Hometown
Birmingham, AL

College
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Summary
Johnny Musso "The Italian Stallion" (born March 6, 1950 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American former football running back who played for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League in 1975–1977. Previously, he had played for the British Columbia Lions of the Canadian Football League in 1972-1974, and for the Birmingham Vulcans of the WFL in 1975. He was an All-American...
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Playing career
Chicago BearsRunning Back
Career with the Bears: 100 rush att, 365 yds, 6 TD

BC LionsRunning Back
1973 CFL West All-Star

Alabama FootballHalfback, Tailback
1971 All-American --- Rushed for 2,741 career yards and 34 touchdowns

Trivia
  • Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000.
  • Inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in 1989.
  • Played for the Birmingham Vulcans of the WFL in 1975.
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Nicknames
The Italian Stallion

Where are they now?
  • Resides in Chicago, IL Jan 20, 2013

Family members on Fanbase
Brian Musso (son), Scott Musso (son)

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Richard Ciemny (#95) (1970 Bluebonnet Bowl).jpg
Richard Ciemny (#95) (1970 Bluebonnet Bowl).jpg
by thesemers Nov 07, 2010
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Johnny Musso (#22) and Scott Hunter (#12) (1970 Bluebonnet Bowl).jpg
Johnny Musso (#22) and Scott Hunter (#12) (1970 Bluebonnet Bowl).jpg
by thesemers Oct 28, 2010
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1972 Johnny Musso
1972 Johnny Musso
by tm50 Dec 21, 2013
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Updated external links for Johnny Musso
Created an external link called " National Football Foundation > Programs > College Football Hall of Fame > Johnny Musso" for Johnny Musso.
  • Set title to " National Football Foundation > Programs > College Football Hall of Fame > SearchDetail ".
  • Set URL to http://www.footballfoundation.org/Programs/CollegeFootballHallofFame/SearchDetail.aspx?id=70059.
by rockinfish Jan 21, 2013
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Updated external links for Johnny Musso
Created an external link called "Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum - Birmingham, Alabama - Johnny Musso" for Johnny Musso.
  • Set title to "Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum - Birmingham, Alabama".
  • Set URL to http://ashof.org/index.php?src=directory&view=company&srctype=detail&refno=222&category=Football.
by rockinfish Jan 21, 2013
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Updated external links for Johnny Musso
Created an external link called "Johnny Musso Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards - databaseFootball.com" for Johnny Musso.
  • Set title to "Johnny Musso Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards - databaseFootball.com".
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Updated personal notes for Johnny Musso
Edited the personal notes for Johnny Musso.
  • Added where are they now: "Resides in Chicago, IL"
by rockinfish Jan 20, 2013
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Updated athletic career information for Johnny Musso
Edited the career summary for Johnny Musso.
  • Added player career summary for Chicago Bears:
    "Career with the Bears: 100 rush att, 365 yds, 6 TD"
by rockinfish Jan 20, 2013
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Updated personal notes for Johnny Musso
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  • Added trivia: "Selected by the Chicago Bears in the 3rd round (62nd overall) of the 1972 NFL Draft."
by rockinfish Jan 20, 2013
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Updated athletic career information for Johnny Musso
Edited the career summary for Johnny Musso.
  • Added player career summary for BC Lions:
    "1973 CFL West All-Star"
by rockinfish Jan 20, 2013
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Updated athletic career information for Johnny Musso
Edited the career summary for Johnny Musso.
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Bama QB Terry Davis keeps as halfback Johnny Musso trails
Bama QB Terry Davis keeps as halfback Johnny Musso trails
by Hearndon Aug 27, 2012
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RB Johnny Musso of Alabama_1971.jpg
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