John Small (American football)
|Date of birth:||November 20, 1946|
|Place of birth:||Lumberton, North Carolina|
|Date of death:||December 10, 2012(aged 66)|
|Place of death:||Augusta, Georgia|
|NFL Draft:||1970 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12|
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Small was born in Lumberton, North Carolina. He was the first round draft choice number 12 from the Citadel to the Atlanta Falcons. He played 3 seasons with the Atlanta Falcons and 2 seasons with the Detroit Lions. He was drafted in the first round with the twelfth overall pick in the 1970 NFL Draft.
After football, Small was a speaker at schools and hospitals in the Augusta area and helped create a Christian ministry program to help troubled youth called JKS Team Incorporated (where he led as CEO).
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- Moore, Summer. "Former Musketeer, Falcon John Small Sr. dies | The Augusta Chronicle". Chronicle.augusta.com. Retrieved 2012-12-11.
- "John Small". nfl.com. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
- "1970 NFL Player Draft". databasefootball.com. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
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