Average heights and weights for NFL players (by position) since 1950

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    Jimmors The Rhymenoceros Staff Member

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    Just figured this was interesting, so thought i'd share:

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    What really stands out is how the trend of RBs is going DOWN in height. This probably explains why they have such a short shelf-life in the NFL, we are moving away from tall bruiser-type RBs, in favor of smaller, quicker ones.
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