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|Date of birth:||April 7, 1937|
|Place of birth:||Worland, Wyoming|
|NFL Draft:||1960 / Round: 6 / Pick 63|
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Gail Ross Cogdill (born April 7, 1937) is a former American football wide receiver for the Detroit Lions (1960–1968), the Baltimore Colts (1968), and the Atlanta Falcons (1969–1970). He attended Washington State.
The first Cougar (Washington State University) to play on a Super Bowl team was legendary receiver Gail Cogdill. The Spokane native and 1960 NFL Rookie of the Year with Detroit was a member of the Baltimore Colts when they faced off against Joe Namath and the upstart New York Jets in one of the most storied games in professional history:Super Bowl III, a 16-7 upset win by the Jets in 1969.
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