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|Born:||January 16, 1937|
Georgia, United States
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||195 lb (88 kg)|
|High school:||River Rouge (Michigan)|
|NFL Draft:|| 1959 / Round: 4 / Pick: 43|
(by the Los Angeles Rams)
|AFL draft:|| 1960 / Round: 2|
Pick: First Selections
(by the New York Titans)
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
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