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|Born:||March 5, 1945|
San Francisco, California
|NFL draft||1971 / Round: 1/ Pick 17|
|1971–1976||St. Louis Cardinals|
|Honors||All Century, Hall of Fame, All American|
|Records||Two N.C.A.A.259 yards on interceptions-1969,51.8 avg.-1969,& 3 Return for T.D.s(tied)|
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