Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday February 5th

The Steelers lost one of their greatest players ever on Thursday when Bullet Bill Dudley passed away in his home state of Virginia after suffering a massive stroke at the age of 88. In lieu of my around the web feature today, I want to inundate you with several links on Dudley.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Bill Dudley Scholarship Foundation. http://billdudleyscholarship.com/

Steelers.com article on death of Dudley.

‘Bullet’ Bill Dudley, Hall of Fame member, dies at 88 – Some great old photos here as well in this story.

Pro Football Hall of Fame Links on Dudley
Dudley’s HOF Bio
Bill Dudley\’s Enshrinement Speech transcript
Dudley\’s career in photos
No. 1 in ‘42
Bullet Bill’s “Triple Crown”

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Toni Monkovic writes that He Was a Star of a Different N.F.L.

The Bluefield Daily Telegraph does a local story on Bluefield, Va., remembers legendary native.

Richmond Times-Dispatch did a great reprint of articles from their archives.
From the archives: Dudley Award Honors U.Va.Stars, Past And Present
From the archives: ‘Flat Top’ Dudley never lost in a fog
From the archives: Award Honoring Top State Player Named for Dudley
From the archives: Dudley’s Still Bounding Along
From the archives: Top pick Dudley got more modest money and notice

A YouTube video with great still shots and collectibles of Dudley.

Some vintage Steelers history footagae in which Dudley is mentioned at the end.

I am, I'm me. 40 something, retired and a life long Steelers fan.