Arda Bowser

Arda Bowser

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Arda "Ard" Crawford Bowser (January 9, 1899 - September 7, 1996) was a professional football player who spent two years of the National Football League with the Canton Bulldogs and the Cleveland Indians. Bowser won an NFL championship with the Bulldogs in 1922. In 1923, he played for the Indians. He was the first NFL player to use the kicking tee. Arda was considered the last surviving member of the 1922 Canton Bulldogs team, when he died in 1996. After serving in the Navy during World War I, Bowser entered Bethany College, however he transferred to Bucknell University in 1920 where he also played college football. At Bucknell, he received All-East and All-American honors. He was captain of the 1921 Bucknell football team and is considered one of the great kickers in the school's history.show more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 613493769X
  • 9786134937696