#31 Maury Youmans
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6'5" 220 lbs Center
HS: Dean Academy North Syracuse, NY
Born: 10/18/1936 Eagle Bay, NY
Season Stats
Season Cl Pos G GS FG FGA % FT FTA % Reb Fls DQ Pts PPG RPG
1956-57 So C
8
0
1
7
14.3%
3
5
60.0%
9
2
 
5
0.6
1.1
1958-59 Sr C
3
0
1
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
3
1.0
0.0
Career    
11
0
2
+7
0.0
4
+5
0.0
+9
+2
0
8
0.7
0.0

Maury Youmans Syracuse OrangemenMaury Youmans was a star right tackle and defensive end on the 1959 Syracuse National Champion football team. He was a key component in opening running lanes for Ernie Davis as the team ran to the title.

Youmans was a reserve center on the basketball team while at Syracuse for two seasons. He did not play his junior season due to an operation during September of 1957.

Youmans was a 9th round pick of the Chicago Bears in 1960. He would play three seasons with the Bears and two seasons with the Dallas Cowboys.

NFL Statistics
Seasons Pos G Rush Att Yards Rush YPA Rec. Rec. Yards TDs Rush Yds/G Pass Yds Pass Att. Pass Com. % TDs Int
5 DE
56
0
0
0.0
0
0
0
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Maury and his brother Gary, also a player on the 1959 Championship team, have co-authored a book on that Orangeman team, along with another book about the 1963 championship Chicago Bears team.

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