Art Weiner Football News & Bio

Name:Art Weiner
Hometown:Newark, NJ
High School:West Side
Born:August 16, 1926
Died:December 25, 2013
Notes:College Football Hall of Fame, 2x All-American, UNC retired jersey #50
Art Weiner

Greatest former UNC athlete by state (New Jersey): Art Weiner
Art Weiner, whose No. 50 jersey has been retired by UNC, was a two-time first-team All-America in 1948 and 1949, three-time first-team All-Southern Conference and...

Tar Heels offense: From a cloud of dust to the fast break
Imagine the culture shock if you were a Tar Heels fan who had not seen a game since the days of Bill Dooley, Dick Crum,...

Memories of Charlie "Choo Choo" Justice and Doak Walker
When UNC played Wake Forest on October 15, 1949 my dad and I were there. We arrived in Chapel Hill that Saturday and visited Franklin...

Tar Heel football great Art Weiner recalled as 'class act'
Art Weiner was a spry 70 years old and a successful retired businessman when he asked Marion Kirby for a job. Kirby, the football coach...

UNC Football All-America Art Weiner Passes Away
Art Weiner, former UNC football star and member of the College Football Hall of Fame, died Christmas evening at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital in...

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