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Albin "Rip" Collins
Jersey #(s)
88, 65
Born September 27, 1927(1927-09-27)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Died April 9, 2006 (aged 78)
Career information
Year(s) 19491951
NFL Draft 1949 / Round: 6 / Pick: 53
(By the New York Bulldogs)
College LSU
Professional teams
Career stats
Rushing att-yards 102-193
Receptions-yards 26-461
Touchdowns 0
Stats at
Career highlights and awards
  • No notable achievements

Albin Harrell "Rip" Collins (born September 27, 1927 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) was a professional American football halfback and a punter in the All-America Football Conference and the National Football League. He played for the Chicago Hornets (AAFC) (1949), Baltimore Colts (NFL) (1950), and the Green Bay Packers (NFL) (1951).[1] Collins played collegiate ball for Louisiana State University and was drafted by the New York Bulldogs in the 6th round of the 1949 NFL Draft. He played professionally for 3 seasons (1 in the AAFL and 2 in the NFL) and retired in 1951.[2]




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