Frank Varrichione

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Varrichione in 1955

Frank Joseph Varrichione (pronounced "Vair-akee-oh'-nee,"[1] January 14, 1932 – January 6, 2018) was an American athlete. He was born in Natick, Massachusetts. He played eleven seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1955 through 1960 and with the Los Angeles Rams from 1961 to 1965.

Varrichione died on January 6, 2018 in Framingham, Massachusetts of skin cancer at the age of 85.[2]

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  1. Steve Snider (UPI), "Jawbreaker Names Still on Irish Roster," Baytown [TX] Sun, Sept. 27, 1951, pg. 27.
  2. "Obituary for Frank Joseph Varrichione at Norton Funeral Home, Inc". www.meaningfulfunerals.net. Retrieved 2018-01-25.