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Eugene Lipscomb
Birth: Aug. 9, 1931
Perry County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 10, 1963
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

Professional Football Player. Popularly known as "Big Daddy," he became a legendary NFL defensive tackle. A star at Miller High School in Detroit, he played no college football, but was discovered at the Marine Corps Camp Pendleton and signed with the Los Angeles Rams. He played in LA from 1953-1955. From 1956-1960 he played for the Baltimore Colts and finished his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, playing from 1961-1962. The 6'6" 288 pound tackle was named outstanding lineman in the 1963 Pro Bowl. Lipscomb used to kid about his technique as a defensive lineman, indicating that he would grab a handful of players from the other team, then sort through them until he found the ball carrier. (bio by: Ron Moody) 

Cause of death: Accidental heroin overdose possibly given to him by a junkie by
Lincoln Memorial Park
Clinton Township
Macomb County
Michigan, USA
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Originally Created by: Ron Moody
Record added: Nov 19, 2001
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Saepe Expertus, Semper Fidelis, Fratres Aeterni. Often Tested, Always Faithful, Brothers Forever. Thank you for your service to this nation.
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