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Douglas Leon 'Doug' Atkins

 

Doug Atkins

Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982

College Football Hall of Fame 1985

Date of Birth: May 8, 1930, in Humboldt, Tennessee

Date of Death: December 30, 2015, in Knoxville, Tennessee (85 years old)

Source:

New York Times - Published 12/30/15

 

Teams:

1953 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1954 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1955 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1956 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1957 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1958 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1959 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1960 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1961 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1962 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1963 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1964 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1965 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1966 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1967 New Orleans Saints (NFL)

1968 New Orleans Saints (NFL)

1969 New Orleans Saints (NFL)

College:

University of Tennessee