Lebron Shields

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LeBron Shields
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Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Born: (1937-07-23) July 23, 1937 (age 83)
Walker County, Georgia
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school:LaFayette
College: Tennessee
NFL Draft: 1959  / Round: 22 / Pick: 256
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com  ·  PFR

LeBron B. Shields (born July 23, 1937) is an American former professional football player who was a defensive end with the Baltimore Colts and Minnesota Vikings in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Tennessee Volunteers. [1]

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References

  1. "Lebron Shields NFL & AFL Football Statistics | Pro-Football-Reference.com". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved September 29, 2015.