Curley Johnson

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Curley Johnson
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Position: Punter
Personal information
Date of birth: (1935-07-02)July 2, 1935
Place of birth: Anna, Texas
Date of death: June 12, 2016(2016-06-12) (aged 80)
Place of death: Granbury, Texas
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Houston
NFL Draft: 1957 / Round: 7 / Pick: 77
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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John Curley Johnson (July 2, 1935 – June 12, 2016) was an American football punter who played in the American Football League for the Dallas Texans, the New York Titans and the New York Jets. He was part of the Jets team that won Super Bowl III. He also played one season for the National Football League's New York Giants. He graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in Dallas, Texas. Johnson played college football at the University of Houston and was drafted in the seventh round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. He died in 2016.[1]


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