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Frank Schwab

Football (Inducted: 1990-91)


Frank  Schwab

Frank J. "Dutch" Schwab ranks with "Babe" Rinehart as the finest football linemen ever to wear a Lafayette uniform. He captained the 1920 and 1922 Lafayette teams and twice earned first- team recognition at guard from Walter Camp.

He starred on Lafayette's undefeated team in 1921. In 1969, he was named to the ECAC's all-time Collegiate Grid Team representing players form the previous half century. Schwab was the first Lafayette player to be inducted into the NFF Hall of Fame in 1958. Four years later, he was named to the Helms Foundation All- Time team for the post-1920 era.