Don Owens (American football)

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Don Owens
No. 72, 70
Position: Defensive tackle
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1932-04-03)April 3, 1932
Place of birth: St. Louis, Missouri
Date of death: August 17, 1997(1997-08-17) (aged 65)
Place of death: Jefferson City, Missouri
Career information
College: Southern Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1957 / Round: 3 / Pick: 30
(By the Pittsburgh Steelers)
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • NFL Champion (1960)
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Donald Fred Owens (April 3, 1932 – August 17, 1997) was an American football defensive and offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) for the Washington Redskins, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Owens played college football at the University of Southern Mississippi and was drafted in the third round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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