Larry Eisenhauer

72 Larry Eisenhauer DE
Height: 6-5 Weight: 250
Yrs/Pat: 9
School: Boston College

Career Highlights

  • Three times All-AFL and four times Eastern All-Star
  • Was heading for further All-League honors in ’67 when knee injury put him out at mid-season for the remainder of the year
  • Comeback attempt in ’68 fell short because knee failed to respond fully
  • Going into ’69, “Ike” appeared ready for full return to the famed bulling, bashing pass rush style that earned him the nickname of “The Wild Man”
  • “I’ve never seen anyone get so keyed up before a game,” says teammate Tom Neville … two years ago put hole in Buffalo locker room wall with helmet as he prepared for game
  • Went out that same afternoon and was named AFL Lineman of the Week
  • Often hosted defensive linemates Houston Antwine and Jim Hunt on his fishing boat as a way of “relaxing” between games
  • Carrying on tradition of many Boston College linemen who made it big in the pros.