Muir ’65 to be Inducted into Western Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

Muir ’65 to be Inducted into Western Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Former Susquehanna football player Bill Muir '65 will be inducted into the Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame on April 23, 2016 at the Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square.

Muir, an All-Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) performer at tackle during his junior and senior years. Over his four-year career, Susquehanna combined for an overall record of 32-3-1 record while he was at Susquehanna. He played for Coach Jim Garrett as a lineman and was an assistant coach at SU in 1965.

After his career at SU came to an end, Muir coached at several colleges until 1978 when he got his National Football League (NFL) break as a scout for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, a job he held until 1981. Two decades later, Muir rejoined the Buccaneers as an offensive coordinator/offensive line coach from 2002-2008. During this time he helped Tampa Bay to its only Super Bowl in 2002.

In 2009, Muir joined the Kansas City Chiefs as the offensive line coach and retired from the organization in 2012 after 34 years in the NFL.

He was inducted into the SU Sports Hall of Fame in 1990.

The Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame is the only community-based hall of fame in the country and honors athletes, administrators, coaches, sports medicine and sports media personnel.

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