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 Rocco Canale
Rocco Canale
Position:
Football

Rocco Canale '43

- A dominating offensive and defensive lineman whose stellar play earned All-America and All-East accolades.

- His magnificent blocking and tackling abilities were key factors in Boston College's winning 26 of 31 games played during his varsity career. He was a member of the 1941 Sugar Bowl championship team and the 1943 Orange Bowl squad.

- After graduation, he was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles and played five seasons of professional football.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1993.