1984 ESHS Hall of Fame Inductee

 


 
   
 
 


Robert King "Bobby" Beathard, Jr.
Class of 1954

Academic

California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo; four years of Varsity Football; Bachelor of Arts Degree.

Career

Involved in professional football since 1959 - a player with the Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings, and San Diego Chargers.  Served as part-time scout with the Kansas City Chiefs, 1963-1966.  Staff member of the American Football League Headquarters, Office with Commissioner Al Davis, from 1968 to 1972.  Personnel Scout for the Atlanta Falcons, from 1972-1978, Director of Player Personnel, Miami Dolphins.  In 1978, became General Manager of the Washington Redskins, Super Bowl XVII Champions.