Buck Jones (American football)
|Horatio Buck Jones|
|Born||October 23, 1888
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation, New York, United States
|Died||September 8, 1985
Lewiston, New York, United States
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||210 pounds (95 kg)|
|College||Haskell Indian Nations University|
Jones was born on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation and attended Haskell Indian Nations University. In 1922, he joined the NFL's Oorang Indians for two games. The Indians were an early NFL franchise based in LaRue, Ohio, composed only of Native Americans, and coached by Jim Thorpe.
- "NFL Players who attended Haskell Indian Nations University". databaseSports.com. Retrieved January 30, 2014.
- "The Oorang Indians" (PDF). The Coffin Corner. Retrieved January 30, 2014.
- Whitman, Robert L. (1984). Jim Thorpe and the Oorang Indians: The N.F.L.'s Most Colorful Franchise. [Mount Gilead, OH]: Marion County Historical Society. OCLC 717439558.
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