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Wally Triplett

Wally Triplett (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
Wally Triplett (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

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November 16, 2018 "PRAYERS" - Valenda Newell (Indianapolis, IN)
November 15, 2018 "I personally love the NFL somewhat and I know Wally Triplett was a good man. Not only an good player but good friend. I and many others are going to miss him also but I have found comfort. At Luke 14:14." - Hope Benson (arizona, AK)
November 14, 2018 "Our heartfelt condolences and prayers go to the family and friends of Wally Triplett. My mother and aunt share stories of our Uncle Dennie Hoggard (#89) who played football with Mr. Triplett at Penn State; how they endured hardships, achievements and persevered through it all. This is the time to reflect and give thanks for a life well lived. May God grant you comfort and peace in the days ahead.

Olga Hoggard, Phyllis Watson and Dennie W. Hoggard Jr. family members
" - (Philadephia, PA)
November 14, 2018 "May condolences "
November 14, 2018 "I would like to express my deepest sympathies for the loss of your loved one, who will be remembered for his athletic abilities and leaving his mark in history. May you find comfort and help in God during this time of sorrow. " - (Bear, DE)
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Wally Triplett was the first black player to be drafted by an NFL team to play in an NFL game. He was drafted out of Penn State by the Detroit Lions...
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