Ken Burrough

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Ken Burrough
No. 00
Position: Wide Receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1948-07-14) July 14, 1948 (age 67)
Place of birth: Jacksonville, Florida
Career information
College: Texas Southern
NFL draft: 1970 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 421
Receiving Yards: 7,102
Receiving Touchdowns: 49
Stats at NFL.com

Kenneth Othell Burrough (born July 14, 1948) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the first round (10th overall) of the 1970 NFL Draft. A 6'4", 210 lb (95 kg) wide receiver from William M. Raines High School[1] who played for Texas Southern University, Burrough played in 12 NFL seasons for the Saints and Houston Oilers from 1970 to 1981. A two-time Pro Bowl selection in 1975 and 1977, Burrough led all NFL wide receivers in receiving yards with 1,063 in 1975. He was one of only a few NFL players to wear number 00 on his jersey.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Weir, Tom (31 January 2005). "Super heroes fly home to Jacksonville". USA Today. Retrieved 12 April 2011.