- Apr 18, 2009
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Former NFL tailback Tommy Mason, the No. 1 pick in the 1961 NFL Draft, has passed away, the Washington Redskins said on Thursday. Mason, 75, was the first-ever draft choice of the Vikings, who took Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton two rounds later. Mason had his greatest success in his six-season stint with Minnesota…You must be logged in to see this image or video!