Paul Rochester

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Paul Rochester
Born (1938-07-15) July 15, 1938 (age 76)
Lansing, Michigan
Position(s) Defensive tackle
College Michigan State
Jersey #(s) 72
Career highlights
AFL All-Star 1961
Honors American Football League Champion, 1962 and 1968
World Champion, 1968 season
Statistics
Teams
1960-1962
1963
1964-1969
AFL Dallas Texans
AFL Kansas City Chiefs
AFL New York Jets

Paul "Rocky" Rochester (born 1938) is a former American football defensive tackle. He played for the Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs (1960–1963) and the New York Jets (1964–1969) in the American Football League. He played college football at Michigan State University.[1]

He was an American Football League All-Star in 1961, and he earned an AFL Championship ring with the New York Jets in 1968 and had the only sack of the game; as well as a World Championship with the Jets after the 1968 season, when he was team co-captain in the Jets' destruction of the NFL Champion Baltimore Colts. Rochester is one of only twenty players who played the entire ten years of the AFL's existence.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul Rochester. databasefootball.com

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