|Date of birth:||April 24, 1938|
|Place of birth:||Wise, Virginia|
|NFL Draft:||1960 / Round: 8 / Pick: 86|
|Los Angeles Rams
Green Bay Packers
Career highlights and awards
|Honors:||Packers Hall of Fame|
|Playing stats at|
Carroll Wayne Dale (born April 24, 1938 in Wise, Virginia) is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football at Virginia Tech from 1956–59. Dale was named second-team All American in 1958 and 1959. His number (84) was later retired by Virginia Tech.
After college, Carroll Dale was drafted in the 1960 NFL Draft, 86th overall by the Los Angeles Rams where he played for five years. On April 13, 1965, Dale was traded to the Green Bay Packers in Exchange for Linebacker Dan Currie in a one for one trade with the Los Angelas Rams . The Speedy Dale, was a very important Contribution for the Packers three in a row historic Run of Championships. Dale played as part of the champion Packers in the 1965 Season , as well as Super Bowl I and Super Bowl II. Dale retired from the National Football League in 1973, having amassed 438 receptions for 8,277 yards and 52 touchdowns.
Carroll Dale Stadium, the football stadium of Dale's alma mater, J. J. Kelly High School, is named for him.
- "Carroll Wayne Dale". Oldest Living Football. Retrieved October 2, 2012.
- Valencia, Jorge (6 February 2011). "Southwest Virginia Native Has Packer Pride". The Roanoke Times. Retrieved October 2, 2012.
- "Carroll Dale – Retired Number 84". Hokie Sports. Retrieved 2 October 2012.
- "Player – Carroll Dale". Packer Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2 October 2012.
- "Carroll Dale". College Football Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2 October 2012.
- Virginia Tech Hall of Fame
- University of Virginia's College at Wise
- College Football Hall of Fame
- Gallery of Carroll Dale football cards
- Carroll Dale Statistics during stint with Packers
|This biographical article relating to an American football wide receiver born in the 1930s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This college football-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|