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  55  Will Foster  LB
  Height: 6-2   Weight: 230
  Yrs/Pat: 2
  Acquired: FA 1973
  School: Eastern Michigan
  Born: Nov 2, 1948  Grady  Alabama

Career Highlights

(From the 1974 Patriots Media Guide)

Native of Massillon, Ohio which was regarded as the mecca of high school football in the 1940-60 era ... three year performer on college level as defensive end, fullback and linebacker ... made more than 100 tackles during his collegiate career ... regarded as a natural linebacker ... Philadelphia's seventh round choice in 1972 ... hung with Eagles until three days before start of regular season play ... signed on with Patriots in 1973 ... became third player in Patriots history to score a TD on fumble recovery (vs. Jets, 10-14 at Schaefer) ... active for 10 games, started at MLB against Dolphins ... knee injury put him on the shelf.