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 Don Allard
Don Allard

Don Allard '59

- A skilled and versatile athlete, he ran and passed with equal ease from his quarterback position. He also made major contributions as a punter, defensive safety, and punt and kickoff return specialist.

- He established Boston College records for the longest scoring play (a 92-yard touchdown pass) and longest interception return (100 yards).

- He was a first-round draft selection of the Washington Redskins but elected to play professional football in Canada, and later with the AFL's New York Titans and Boston Patriots.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1987.