Ed Blaine

Pittsburgh Steelers
Date Range
Offensive Lineman


  • One of the greatest offensive lineman in Missouri history, Blaine lettered as a Tiger in 1959-60-61.
  • He received all-Big Eight and all-America honors in 1961, and was an honorable mention selection on the Missouri All-Century Team.
  • A native of Farmington, Mo., Blaine played in the East-West Shrine Game, the Senior Bowl and the College All-Star Game, after his senior season, on the way to a career in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers (1962-63) and Philadelphia Eagles (1963-66).
  • Now one of the nation’s foremost pharmaceutical researchers, Blaine was the speaker in May 1991 at Mizzou’s commencement exercises.