(May 7, 1930- )
Born in Rochester, Pennsylvania
Birth name is Vito Parilli
Attended the University of Kentucky
Drafted 4th overall by the Green Bay Packers in the 1952 NFL Draft
Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers (1952-1953, 1957-1958), Ottawa Rough Riders (1954-1955, 1959), Cleveland Browns (1956), Oakland Raiders (1960), Boston Patriots (1961-1967) and the New York Jets (1968-1969)
AFL All-Star Game MVP (1966)
Named to the Boston Patriots All-1960s Team
Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame (1982)
Inducted into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame (1993)
Why he might be annoying
He was a journeyman player.
He played in two stints for the Packers and the Rough Riders.
He became a backup at the final stages of his playing career.
He threw 220 career interceptions.
He enjoys playing golf in his spare time.
He was the head coach of two defunct World Football League teams.
Why he might not be annoying
He played in three AFL All-Star Games.
He was awarded All-American honors and was coached by Bear Bryant at the University of Kentucky.
Prior to the 2007 NFL season, he held a Patriots record with 3,465 passing yards and 31 touchdowns.
He was a great holder as he was given the nickname 'Gold Finger.'
He and Gino Cappelletti formed the 'Grand Opera' placekicker-duo in Boston.
He was one of the original players for the Oakland Raiders.
He won a Super Bowl ring with the New York Jets (1969).
Credit: Neo NX2004
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