Wendell Hayes

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Wendell Hayes
Wendell Hayes visits patients at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center (cropped).jpg
Hayes visits patients at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
No. 38
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1940-08-05) August 5, 1940 (age 73)
Place of birth: Dallas, Texas
Career information
College: Humboldt State
Undrafted in 1963
Debuted in 1963
Last played in 1974
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • American Football League Champion, 1969
  • World Champion, 1969
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts-yards 988-3758
Receptions-yards 161-1461
Touchdowns 35
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Wendell Hayes (born August 5, 1940 in Dallas, Texas) is a former American football running back. Wendell played college football at Humboldt State University. He played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys in 1963-1964 and in the American Football League for the Denver Broncos from 1965–1967, then for the AFL's Kansas City Chiefs from 1968 through 1974, which included the Chiefs team that won the AFL Championship and defeated the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth and final AFL-NFL World Championship Game.

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