Doug Cline

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Doug Cline
No. 31
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1938-03-22)March 22, 1938
Valdese, North Carolina
Died: October 10, 1995(1995-10-10) (aged 57)
Career information
College: Clemson
NFL Draft: 1960 / Round: 14 / Pick: 168
(By the New York Giants)
AFL draft: 1960 / Round: 2
Pick: First Selections
(by the Houston Oilers)
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 95
Interceptions: 7
Touchdowns: 5
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Charles Douglas Cline (March 22, 1938 – October 10, 1995) was a professional American football player who played linebacker for seven seasons for the Houston Oilers and the San Diego Chargers of the American Football League (AFL).

Career[edit]

Cline played in 95 career games, all but two with the Oilers. He rushed for 105 yards on 37 carries for 2 touchdowns and caught 4 passes for 15 yards in his first season, the only one where he was used on offense. He had 7 interceptions for 77 return yards while causing 2 fumbles. In the 1961 AFL title game, he had an interception. He returned 4 kick returns for 66 total yards during his career.He was named to the 2nd All-AFL Team in 1962 by the Associated Press and UPI and in 1963 by the Associated Press, NY Daily News and UPI. [1]

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