Garo Yepremian

One of the most intriguing friendships in the National Football League (NFL) was that of Doug Swift and Garo Yepremian, who played together on the Miami Dolphins from 1970-1975. Doug was the starting strongside linebacker, Garo was the[...]

By Doug Swift “You want the greatest immigrant story? For my money, it’s the little Armenian guy in my locker room. If you love America, you gotta love Garo Yepremian.” —- Don Shula, Head Coach, Miami Dolphins He looked good.[...]