Franco Harris was an American professional football player. Born on 7 March 1950
Harris, a 6-foot-2, 230-pound workhorse from Penn State, found himself in the center of it all.
Harris’ impact was immediate. He won the NFL’s Rookie of the Year award in 1972 .
Franco Harris had a net worth of $3 million at the time of his death
Harris’ death also shocked the NFL world since it occurred just two days before the 50th anniversary of his iconic ‘Immaculate Reception
Harris ran for 12,120 yards and won four Super Bowl rings with the Steelers in the 1970s
Harris said after the “Immaculate Reception” was voted the greatest play in the league’s first 100 years in 2020.
Harris is survived by his wife, Dana Dokmanovich, and son Dok.
The Immaculate Reception, a football and a father’s memories: ‘I have something special’