Connie Mack Berry

Football + Basketball
Inducted: 2000
  • Born in 1915, Spartanburg, SC.
  • Played football, baseball, and basketball at NC State and professionally
  • Led Southern Conference basketball in scoring while at State in both 1936 and 1937
  • Played for the National Basketball League’s Oshkosh All-Stars in the 1940s
  • Played eight seasons in NFL, five with the Chicago Bears
  • Helped Chicago win 1943 and 1946 NFL titles
  • Caught 45 passes in NFL career
  • Played minor league baseball for several years
  • Retired to Fayetteville, where he died in 1980