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Clyde Luther Scott


Clyde 'Smackover' Scott

College Football Hall of Fame 1971

Date of Birth: August 29, 1924, in Dixie, Louisiana ( years old)


He is one of the Oldest Living Professional football players

His nickname 'Smackover' Scott came from his hometown of Smackover, Arkansas.

Did you know?

He competed for the United States in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in

London, Great Britain in the 110 meter hurdles where he won the silver medal.



1949 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1950 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1951 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1952 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1952 Detroit Lions (NFL)


University of Arkansas, U.S. Naval Academy