Danny Abramowicz
Football Player
New Orleans Saints, 1967-74

Inducted: 1984


Danny Abramowicz is presently involved in full-time work with Crossing the Goal ministries, which is an evangelization outreach to Catholic men nationally. Crossing the Goal ministry utilizes TV, internet technology, conferences, and leadership training seminars to accomplish its goal. He also had a long history with the NFL as a player, coach and broadcaster.

Danny was born July 13, 1945 in Steubenville, Ohio. He attended Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1967. Xavier University has presented Danny with the two most prestigious awards bestowed on a student athlete - Legion of Honor and Hall of Fame.

In 1967, Danny was drafted in the 17th and last round by the New Orleans Saints. Danny's NFL career spanned eight seasons. Some of his accomplishments include the NFL's leading receiver and All-Pro in 1969. Danny was voted to the Saints Silver Anniversary Team. Danny is a member of the following Halls of Fame: Louisiana, Saints, Sugar Bowl, Sports Faith, and National Polish.

Source: EWTN Global Catholic Network
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