TOPOR, TED

TED TOPOR

Inducted:  July 5, 2003 in Highland, IN
       
Date of Birth:  May 1, 1930 in East Chicago, IN

High School Attended:  E.C. Roosevelt          Graduated:  1948

High School Honors:  Played on 2 State Championship Teams 1945, 1946; Honorable Mention All-American 1948.

College Attended:  University of Michigan      Graduated:  1952

College Honors:  U of M MVP in 1952; Runner-up Big Ten MVP 1952; played on 1950 Rose Bowl Championship Team.

Professional Athletic Background:  Played with the Detroit Lions in 1955.

Coaching Experience:  University of Michigan assistant coach for quarterbacks 1953; semi-pro football head coach of the Calumet Steelers 1957-1959.

Special Recognition:  Played for Army in 1954 and served as the team captain.

Family:  Wife, Gerri; children, Terry, Larry, Scott, and Mike.