Hornung, Paul

Hornung, Paul (Vernon)

(1935–  ) football player; born in Louisville, Ky. A Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback at Notre Dame, he became an All-NFL (National Football League) halfback with the Green Bay Packers, scoring a season-record 176 points in 1960.
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