|Position:|| Quarterback |
|Born:||November 21, 1937|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||190 lb (86 kg)|
|NFL Draft:||1960 / Round: 14 / Pick: 160|
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Charles Frank Milstead (born November 21, 1937 in Tyler, Texas) is a former American football quarterback and defensive back for the Houston Oilers of the American Football League. He played college football at Texas A&M University and was drafted in the fourteenth round of the 1960 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins.
Tyler is the county seat of Smith County, located in east-central Texas, United States. The city of Tyler has long been Smith County's major economic, educational, financial, medical, and cultural hub. The city is named for John Tyler, the tenth President of the United States. Tyler had a population of 96,900 in 2010, according to the United States Census Bureau, and Tyler's 2017 estimated population was 104,991. It is 100 miles (160 km) east-southeast of Dallas. Tyler is the principal city of the Tyler Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 209,714 in 2010, and is the regional center of the Tyler-Jacksonville combined statistical area, which had a population of 260,559 in 2010.
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Milstead played 22 games in his career, having minimal time as quarterback while spending time as a punter and defensive back. He threw seven career passes and had four total completions and 43 yards. On defense, he had 2 interceptions. On rushing, he ran for 3 yards on 3 carries. He had 66 punts for 2,365 yards for a 35.8 yard average. His punts and punt yards were both 4th in the league for 1960.
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