Bud Abell

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Bud Abell
No. 52
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1940-12-21) December 21, 1940 (age 76)
Place of birth: Kansas City, Missouri
Career information
College: Missouri
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 17 / Pick: 228
AFL draft: 1964 / Round: 23 / Pick: 178
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 40
Interceptions: 2
Fumble recoveries: 3
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Harry Everett "Bud" Abell (born December 21, 1940) is a former American football linebacker in the American Football League. He played professionally for the Kansas City Chiefs.

Early life[edit]

Abell was born in Kansas City, Missouri. He attended Southeast High School (Kansas City, Missouri). Abell played college football at the University of Missouri.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Abell was drafted in the 23rd round (178th overall) of the 1964 AFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs and selected in the 1964 NFL Draft in the 17th round (228th overall) by the Dallas Cowboys.[2] He played professionally in the American Football League for the Kansas City Chiefs from their 1966 AFL Championship season through 1968.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Bud Abell". databaseFootball.com. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Bud Abell". Pro-Football-Reference.Com. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Bud Abell". NFL Enterprises LLC. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 

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