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Larry Allen was known as the NFL’s strongest man. He once bench pressed 700 pounds.
“I did it naturally,” Allen said. “All right. What’s funny is once I benched 700 pounds, they tested me twice a week for the rest of my career.”
Allen was seldom heard from during his playing career. He was quiet and unassuming, but ferocious on the field. John Madden was famously infatuated with the 325-pounder, often calling him the best offensive player in the league.
Allen was that and more. He was, indeed, one of the best offensive linemen in NFL history.
Here is Larry Allen’s HOF induction speech:
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