Earl Bennett (American football guard)

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Earl Clinton "Jug" Bennett (February 27, 1920 – September 28, 1992) is a former guard in the National Football League.


Bennett was born Earl Clinton Bennett Jr. in 1920 in Skiatook, Oklahoma.[1] He was given the nickname "Jug".


Bennett was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the twenty-third round of the 1943 NFL Draft and later played with the team during the 1946 NFL season. He played at the collegiate level at Hardin–Simmons University.

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