|No. 77, 67|
|Position:||Guard / Offensive tackle|
|Born:||July 1, 1936|
Port Arthur, Texas
|Died:||September 15, 1998 62)(aged|
|High school:|| Thomas Jefferson |
(Port Arthur, Texas)
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
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