All Big Ten at University of Minnesota in 1950, Gordy Soltau starred as a pass-catching end and kicker for the 49ers. In 1952 and 1953, he led the NFL in scoring. During his nine seasons as a 49er, he led the team in scoring with 644 points, 25 touchdowns, and 70 field goals. He was All-Pro in 1952, 1953, and 1954. His career include scoring 26 points in victory over the Rams in 1951, catching 10 passes for 190 yards against the Giants in 1952, and kicking four field goals against the Rams to win 33-30 in 1956.
Inducted into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in 1999.
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