Posts Tagged ‘Chuck Bednarik’

Statue Honoring Eagles Hall Of Famer Bednarik Struggling To Raise Money

“Concrete Charlie” might be cast in bronze one day. Civic leaders, NFL figures and fans have been pushing for a statue of Chuck Bednarik to be erected at Franklin Field, where he played with both the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia Eagles. However, the Philadelphia Daily News reported Saturday, raising money for the project, […]

Legend Chuck Bednarik Released from Hospital

The Philadelphia Daily News reports Eagles great Chuck Bednarik was released Tuesday night from St. Luke’s-Fountain Hill hospital in Bethlehem, where the 85-year-old has been since early last week. “There’s no reason why he shouldn’t be back on his feet in a couple of days,” his son-in-law, Ken Safarowic said. “He left with a clean […]

Former Eagle Chuck Bednarik in Seroius Condition

Eagles Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik is in serious condition in a hospital near his Pennsylvania home. A nursing supervisor at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem would not provide additional information on the condition of the 85-year-old former star. Bednarik played linebacker and center for the Eagles long after the heyday of two-way players. His […]