Mack Burton

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Mack Burton
Born:c. 1939 (1939)
Franklinton, Louisiana
Died:(2017-05-16)May 16, 2017 (aged 78)
Career information
CFL status American
Position(s) WR/DB
Height6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight190 lb (86 kg)
College San Jose State
NFL draft 1962 / Round: 5 / Pick: 57
Drafted by Chicago Bears [1]
Career history
As player
1962 1966 BC Lions
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1964)

Nathaniel "Mack" Burton (born c. 1939 - May 16, 2017) [2] was a Canadian football player who played for the BC Lions. He won the Grey Cup with them in 1964. [3] He played college football at the San Jose State University. Burton was inducted into the San Jose State University Sports Hall of Fame. [4] Burton was selected in the fifth round of the 1962 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears, but did not play in the league. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "1962 Chicago Bears". databaseFootball.com. Archived from the original on April 9, 2007. Retrieved July 15, 2020.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  2. "Mack Burton (1939-2017), SJSU Hall Of Fame Two-Sports Star". San José State Spartans. Retrieved September 13, 2019.
  3. http://www.justsportsstats.com/footballstatsindex.php?player_id=burtomac001
  4. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/afa/genrel/auto_pdf/2013-14/misc_non_event/sjsu-halloffame.pdf