Fulton Kuykendall

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Fulton Kuykendall
No. 54, 59
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1953-06-10) June 10, 1953 (age 64)
Place of birth: Coronado, California
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Vallejo (CA) St. Patrick-St. Vincent
College: UCLA
NFL Draft: 1975 / Round: 6 / Pick: 132
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Sacks: 2.0
Interceptions: 3
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Fulton Kuykendall (born June 10, 1953)[1] is a former NFL football player. He is a graduate from the University of California, Los Angeles who played pro football from 1975–1985 for the Atlanta Falcons. The lanky 6-4 225 lb Kuykendall started primarily at inside linebacker for the Falcons from 1975–1983, making the Pro Football Weekly All-NFC Team in 1978. Nicknamed "Kaptain Krazy" by his teammates, he was known for his apparent disregard for his body, launching himself into opposing blockers and ball carriers with fervor. A Member of the 1977 Atlanta Falcons "Gritz Blitz" defense. Noted for fewest points in a season 129. Also known as one of the top 10 NFL Defenses of All-Time.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Fulton Kuykendall". NFL.com. National Football League. Retrieved August 28, 2017. Fulton Kuykendall. Born: 6/10/1953 Coronado, CA