Leroy Kelly

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Overview

Leroy Kelly

Date of birth
May 20, 1942

Ht: 6'0"Wt: 202 lbs.

Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA

Hometown
Philadelphia, PA

College
Morgan State University

High school
Gratz Simon

Summary
Leroy Kelly (born May 20, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was an American football player. A Pro Football Hall of Fame running back, he played for the Cleveland Browns in the National Football League from 1964-73...
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Playing career
Cleveland BrownsHalfback, Kick Returner, Fullback, Punter, Punt Returner
6 x Pro Bowl selection (1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971)

Trivia
  • Was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1994.
  • Played with the Chicago Fire of the World Football League in 1974, rushing for 315 yards and catching 8 passes for 128 yards.
  • In 1975 Kelly joined the coaching staff of the Philadelphia Bell (WFL) as the offensive backfield coach.

Family members on Fanbase
Pat Kelly (brother)

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by vicky66 Aug 01, 2013
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leroy kelly '69
leroy kelly '69
by nailboys Feb 06, 2012
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Not sure who everyone is. Any help on the players I don't know would be greatly appreciatted.
by thesemers Jan 30, 2012
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Updated personal notes for Leroy Kelly
Edited the personal notes for Leroy Kelly.
  • Added trivia: "Was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1994."
  • Added trivia: "Played with the Chicago Fire of the World Football League in 1974, rushing for 315 yards and catching 8 passes for 128 yards. "
  • Added trivia: "In 1975 Kelly joined the coaching staff of the Philadelphia Bell (WFL) as the offensive backfield coach."
by rockinfish Sep 06, 2011
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Updated athletic career information for Leroy Kelly
Edited the career summary for Leroy Kelly.
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    "6 x Pro Bowl selection (1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971)"
by rockinfish Sep 06, 2011
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Frank Ryan, Leroy Kelly, Ernie Green
Frank Ryan, Leroy Kelly, Ernie Green
Cleveland Browns '67.
by tm50 Jul 08, 2011
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Morgan State University
Morgan State University
by ProfessorB23 Jun 25, 2011
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The top five running backs in Cleveland Browns history (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
The Cleveland Browns have a history of putting great players on the field. Despite the team's recent struggles, many Browns fans remember the days when Bernie Kosar, Ozzie Newsome, and even Brian Sipe set foot in Cleveland Stadium.
Yahoo! Sports, Jun 06, 2011
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Leroy Kelly
by tm50 Mar 19, 2011
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Updated personal notes for Pat Kelly
Edited the personal notes for Pat Kelly.
by mlsekeres Mar 16, 2011
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Leroy Kelly - Cleveland Browns
by RAB88 Feb 01, 2011
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Peyton Hillis, Joe Thomas win awards (The National Football Post)
Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis and offensive tackle Joe Thomas woin awards from the local chapter...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 29, 2010
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Updated athletic career information for Leroy Kelly
Added Leroy Kelly to the 1961 Morgan State Bears Football team roster.
  • Set role to Halfback.
Added Leroy Kelly to the 1962 Morgan State Bears Football team roster.
  • Set role to Halfback.
Added Leroy Kelly to the 1963 Morgan State Bears Football team roster.
  • Set role to Halfback.
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by maddog48 Dec 17, 2010
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Ray Lewis vows that Peyton Hillis will get shut down (The National Football Post)
CLEVELAND – Bulldozed, stomped, gashed and downright embarrassed by Cleveland Browns powerful running...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 25, 2010
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Ray Lewis vows that Peyton Hillis will get shut down (The National Football Post)
CLEVELAND – Bulldozed, stomped, gashed and downright embarrassed by Cleveland Browns powerful running...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 25, 2010
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NFL Capsule: Browns at Bengals (AP)
CLEVELAND (5-8) At CINCINNATI (2-11) Sunday, 1 p.m., CBS OPENING LINE -- Bengals by 1 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Cleveland 5-7-1; Cincinnati 4-8-1 SERIES RECORD -- Bengals lead 38-36 LAST MEETING -- Browns beat Bengals 23-20, Oct. 3, 2010 LAST WEEK -- Browns lost...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 16, 2010
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The top five best sports moments in Cleveland 2010 (Associated Content)
In Cleveland, "top sports moments" can be difficult to find. Thankfully, we Clevelanders have years of experience looking for the good in any situation. After all, what do you expect from a city that has suffered the indignities of Red Right 88, The Drive,...
Yahoo! Sports, Dec 16, 2010
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by thesemers Oct 31, 2010
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by nailboys Apr 18, 2010
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