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Joseph Boyle 'Joe' Sutton


Joe Sutton

Date of Birth: April 26, 1924, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: November 12, 2012, in Pennsylvania (88 years old)



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Did you know?

He served with the 131st Army battalion during World War II.

Joe Sutton attended Northeast Catholic High School, leading the Falcons to the

city championship in 1942.

Sutton ranked sixth in the NFL with eight interceptions in 1950, and that remains the

sixth-highest single-season interception total in Eagles history.



1949 Buffalo Bills (AAFC)

1950 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1951 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1952 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)


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