Chris Hanburger was an awesome linebacker for the Redskins in the 60s & 70s while I was growing up. I so wanted to emulate him when I played football growing up in the D.C. area.
Here’s a terrific highlight of his shown during the 2011 Hall of Fame announcement via CapitolPunishmentDMV on YouTube.
I love where Chris says, in his no-nonsense way in reference to his ‘Hangman’ nickname, in the video clip:
If you can clothesline somebody, you should be able to do that. I mean if he doesn’t want to get clothes-lined, let him duck his head…