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Al Babartsky

Al Babartsky (College football.  Born, Shenandoah, PA, Apr. 19, 1915; died, Kettering, OH, Dec. 29, 2002.)  Known to his teammates as “Ali Baba,” Albert J. Babartsky was a tackle on the celebrated “Seven Blocks of Granite” line at Fordham (1935-37).  He earned some All-America mentions in his senior season (1937) and had an N.F.L. career […]

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