Dave Middleton

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Dave Middleton
No. --
Wide Receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1933-11-23)November 23, 1933
Place of birth: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Date of death: December 29, 2007(2007-12-29) (aged 74)
Place of death: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 194 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: Birmingham (AL) Ensley
College: Auburn
NFL Draft: 1955 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12
Debuted in 1955 for the Detroit Lions
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

David Hinton Middleton (November 23, 1933 – December 29, 2007) was an American football wide receiver, who played for the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He played college football at Auburn University.

Middleton returned to Ann Arbor and practiced medicine in the area. He played recreation softball in Ann Arbor during the 70's, 80's and 90's. In 1997 he suffered a stroke and in 2001 he moved to Huron Woods, an assisted living facility. On Christmas Eve 2007, Middleton fell and suffered a head injury, which led to his death five days later.