Is Sam Huff Living or Dead?
Living or Dead? Celebrities, films, tv shows, birthdays, deaths ... your one-stop shop to satisfy your morbid curiosity.
Is American football player (1934–2021) Sam Huff dead? Or ... still alive?
Subscribe to Living or Dead news !!!
Celebrity death and birthday updates to your inbox!
Unsub at any time. We'll never sell your details.
|Credit||The Monticola (West Virginia University yearbook), 1955, page 86 http://www.archive.org/details/monticola1955west|
|Desc||Photograph of West Virginia University football player Sam Huff|
American football player (1934–2021)
Sam Huff is ...
|Born||4 October 1934 in Farmington|
|Died||13 November 2021 in Winchester|
|Age||87 years, 1 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Country of citizenship||United States of America|
|Birth name||Robert Lee Huff Sr.|
|Occupation||American football player|
|Awards||Pro Football Hall of Fame|
|Member of sports team||New York Giants and Washington Commanders|
|Educated at||West Virginia University|
About Sam Huff
Sam Huff, the legendary American football player, was born on October 4, 1934, in Edna Gas, West Virginia. He was a standout linebacker for the New York Giants and the Washington Redskins during his illustrious career.
Huff was known for his hard-hitting style and his ability to read the opposing team's offense. He was a key member of the Giants' defense during their championship run in 1956. In 1964, he was traded to the Redskins, where he continued to dominate on the field.
Off the field, Huff was known for his larger-than-life personality. He was a regular on the talk show circuit and even had his own radio show. He was also a successful businessman, owning several car dealerships in the Washington, D.C. area.
Huff's impact on the game of football was immense. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1982 and was named to the NFL's 100th Anniversary All-Time Team in 2019.
Sadly, Huff passed away on November 13, 2021, at the age of 87. He will be remembered as one of the greatest linebackers in NFL history and a true icon of the game.
- "Sam Huff, Hall of Fame Linebacker for Giants and Redskins, Dies at 87" - The New York Times
- "Sam Huff, legendary Giants and Redskins linebacker, dies at 87" - ESPN
- "Sam Huff, Hall of Fame linebacker for Giants and Redskins, dies at 87" - The Washington Post
Check out below to see who died recently. See if you can figure out who these are?
British film and television actor
American football player and actor
Timothy J. Keller
American sprinter and football player
Aditya Singh Rajput
Superstar Billy Graham
American professional wrestler and bodybuilder