Max Runager
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Personal information
Born:(1956-03-24)March 24, 1956
Greenwood, South Carolina
Died:June 30, 2017(2017-06-30) (aged 61)
Orangeburg, South Carolina
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:189 lb (86 kg)
Career information
College:South Carolina
NFL Draft:1979 / Round: 8 / Pick: 211
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Punting yards:26,581
Punt returns:661
Games played:144
Punt Blocks:9
Player stats at · PFR

Max Culp Runager (March 24, 1956 – June 30, 2017) was a professional American football punter in the National Football League for eleven seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles, the San Francisco 49ers, and the Cleveland Browns. A graduate of Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School,[1] Runager played college football at the University of South Carolina. He punted for two Super Bowl teams, the Philadelphia Eagles in 1980 and the San Francisco 49ers in 1984.[2]


  1. ^ Sielski, Mike (November 18, 2017). "Hero's life, lonely death: Max Runager suffered because he no longer had football". The Times and Democrat. Retrieved January 27, 2021.
  2. ^ Sielski, Mike (November 8, 2017). "Former Eagles punter Max Runager: Local hero's life, lonely death". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved November 18, 2017.