Ernest Alonzo Nevers was born in Willow River, Minnesota on June 11, 1902. He became a professional athlete who played football for the NFL's Duluth Eskimos and the Chicago Cardinals. He also played professional baseball for the St. Louis Browns.

He was inducted into both the College Football Hall of Fame and the Pro Football Hall of Fame

LINKS:

Wikipedia Article

"Leatherheads of the North" Book about Ernie Nevers

"Ernie Nevers Football Hereo" Book


Willow River, Minnesota

Birthplace Of Ernie Nevers








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