1953 Bowman #25: Kyle Rote

Kyle Rote 1953 Bowman football card

Kyle Rote

Team: New York Giants

Position: end

College: SMU

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Honors: College Hall of Fame

Rote had an 84-yard punt in the 1949 Cotton Bowl, still a Bowl Championship Series record. His SMU teammate, Doak Walker, had a 79-yard punt in the same game. Both punts were "quick kicks."