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 Mario Giannelli
Mario Giannelli

Mario Giannelli '48

- Outstanding middle guard for the 1942 Orange Bowl team, as well as the 1946 and 1947 squads.

- A big, hard-hitting lineman who had the speed and quickness of a running back.

- Only Eagle chosen to play in the 1948 College All-Star Game in Chicago.

- Played in three consecutive College All-Star Games, first as a collegian and later as a professional for the World Champion Philadelphia Eagles.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1991.