Kay Eakin

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Kay Eakin
Date of birth: (1917-08-03)August 3, 1917
Place of birth: Atkins, Arkansas
Date of death: February 15, 1993(1993-02-15) (aged 75)
Career information
Position(s): Running Back
College: Arkansas
NFL Draft: 1940 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
(By the Pittsburgh Steelers)
Organizations
As player:
1940-1941
1946
New York Giants
Miami Seahawks (AAFC)
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Oliver Kay Eakin, Jr. (August 3, 1917 – February 15, 1993) was an American football player in the National Football League and the All-America Football Conference.

Eakin played college football at the University of Arkansas, and was selected in the first round of the 1940 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played halfback and fullback with the New York Giants in 1941 and 1942, and returned with the Miami Seahawks in 1946.

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