Tom Stolhandske
No. 86
Position:Linebacker / Defensive end
Personal information
Born: (1931-06-28) June 28, 1931 (age 92)
Baytown, Texas, U.S.
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school:Baytown (TX) Robert E. Lee
NFL Draft:1953 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at · PFR

Carl Thomas Stolhandske (born June 28, 1931) is a former American football linebacker who played one season with the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the 49ers in the first round of the 1953 NFL Draft.[1] He played college football at the University of Texas at Austin and attended Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown, Texas.[2] He was also a member of the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "1953 NFL Draft Listing". Retrieved November 20, 2023.
  2. ^ "Carl Thomas 'Tom' Stolhandske". Retrieved August 7, 2014.
  3. ^ "'Swede' Satisfied As An Enlisted Soldier". The Baytown Sun. December 29, 1953. p. 11. Retrieved August 7, 2014 – via