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Bill Brundige

Bill Brundige
No. 77
Position: Defensive lineman
Personal information
Date of birth: (1948-11-13) November 13, 1948
Place of birth: Holyoke, Colorado
Career information
College: Colorado
NFL draft: 1970 / Round: 2 / Pick: 43
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 107
Games started: 74
Fumble recoveries: 5
Stats at

William Glenn Brundige (born November 13, 1948 in Holyoke, Colorado) is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins for eight seasons between 1970 and 1977. He is currently sixth on the Redskins all-time sack list. Brundige became a part of both Redskin and Super Bowl lore in Super Bowl VII by blocking the field-goal attempt by Garo Yepremian that led to the bizarre fumble-return touchdown by Mike Bass that cut the Miami Dolphins' lead to 14-7 late in the game.

Brundige played college football for Colorado. After a senior season in which he was named first-team All-American in 1969, he was drafted in the second round of the 1970 NFL Draft by the Redskins.

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