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Parker Hall
Date of birth: December 10, 1916
Place of birth: Tunica, Mississippi
Date of death: February 8, 2005 (aged 88)
Place of death: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Career information
Position(s): Quarterback / Tailback
College: University of Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1939 / Round: 1 / Pick 3
Organizations
 As player:
1939-1942
1946
Cleveland Rams
San Francisco 49ers
Career highlights and awards
Awards: 1938 College All-America Team
1939 Joe F. Carr MVP
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com
College Football Hall of Fame

Linus Parker "Bullet" Hall (December 10, 1916 - February 8, 2005) was a professional American football player for the Cleveland Rams and the San Francisco 49ers. In his rookie season, Hall led the league in passing, was second in passing yardage, and fifth in rushing yards. He was named the league's Most Valuable Player in 1939 and was the first professional player to complete over 100 passes in a single season.

He spent four seasons with the Rams, and after returning from military service during World War II, Hall played with the AAFC's San Francisco 49ers during their inaugural season. He moved to Memphis, Tennessee, after retiring from football and worked in the lumber business.

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Preceded by
Mel Hein
NFL Most Valuable Player
1939 season
Succeeded by
Clarence Parker
Preceded by
Bob Snyder
Cleveland Rams Starting Quarterbacks
1939-1942
Succeeded by
Reisz
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