Jackie Burkett

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Jackie Burkett
Date of birth (1936-12-16) December 16, 1936 (age 78)
Place of birth Thorsby, Alabama, United States
Career information
Position(s) Center
College Auburn
NFL draft 1959 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12
Career history
As player
1961-1966 Baltimore Colts
1967 New Orleans Saints
1968-1969 Dallas Cowboys
1970 New Orleans Saints
Career stats

Walter Jackson Burkett (born December 16, 1936 in Thorsby, Alabama) is a former American football center in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts, New Orleans Saints, and the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at Auburn University and was drafted in the first round (12th overall) of the 1959 NFL Draft.[1]