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1956 Drafted Running Backs

There were 23 Running Backs drafted in the 1956 NFL draft. The highest drafted RB was Art Davis drafted in round 1 out of Mississippi State by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Some of the 1956 drafted Running Backs were Lenny Moore drafted in round 1 out of Penn State by the Baltimore Colts, Jack Losch drafted in round 1 out of Miami (Fla.) by the Green Bay Packers, Joe Marconi drafted in round 1 out of West Virginia by the Los Angeles Rams, Ed Vereb drafted in round 1 out of Maryland by the Washington Redskins, Preston Carpenter drafted in round 1 out of Arkansas by the Cleveland Browns, Hopalong Cassady drafted in round 1 out of Ohio State by the Detroit Lions, Joe Childress drafted in round 1 out of Auburn by the Chicago Cardinals, Gary Glick drafted in round 1 out of Colorado State by the Pittsburgh Steelers and Billy Kinard drafted in round 2 out of Mississippi by the Cleveland Browns. View all of the Running Backs selected in the 1956 Draft.
1956 Drafted Running Backs
Round Selection Player College Drafted By
1 1   Gary Glick   Colorado State   Pittsburgh Steelers
1   Art Davis   Mississippi State   Pittsburgh Steelers
1   Hopalong Cassady   Ohio State   Detroit Lions
1   Joe Childress   Auburn   Chicago Cardinals
1   Preston Carpenter   Arkansas   Cleveland Browns
1   Lenny Moore   Penn State   Baltimore Colts
1   Jack Losch   Miami (Fla.)   Green Bay Packers
1   Ed Vereb   Maryland   Washington Redskins
1   Joe Marconi   West Virginia   Los Angeles Rams
2   Billy Kinard   Mississippi   Cleveland Browns
3   Don Schaefer   Notre Dame   Philadelphia Eagles
3   Don McIlhenny   Southern Methodist   Detroit Lions
4   Will Berzinski   Wis.-La Crosse   Los Angeles Rams
5   Willie Galimore   Florida A&M   Chicago Bears
5   Tom Tracy   Tennessee   Detroit Lions
7   Larry Barnes   Colorado State   San Francisco 49ers
7   J.C. Caroline   Illinois   Chicago Bears
8   Dick James   Oregon   Washington Redskins
10   Lou Baldacci   Michigan   Pittsburgh Steelers
11   Ken Keller   North Carolina   Philadelphia Eagles
12   Jerry Planutis   Michigan State   Washington Redskins
14   Tommy Runnels   North Texas   Los Angeles Rams
23   Paul Goad   Abilene Christian   San Francisco 49ers
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