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Galen Fiss (born July 30, 1931, in Johnson City, Kansas – died July 17, 2006, in Overland Park, Kansas) was a National Football League linebacker who played eleven seasons with the Cleveland Browns. Fiss was captain on Cleveland's NFL championship team in 1964. Fiss, who had Alzheimer's disease, died of cardiac arrest in 2006.

Galen Fiss
Born:(1931-07-30)July 30, 1931
Johnson City, Kansas
Died:July 17, 2006(2006-07-17) (aged 74)
Overland Park, Kansas
Career information
NFL draft1953 / Round: 13 / Pick: 155
Career history
As player
1956–1966Cleveland Browns
Career highlights and awards

Fiss was inducted into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame in 2017.[1]


  1. ^ "See the newest members of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame". Wichita Eagle. June 7, 2018. Retrieved June 8, 2017.