Phil Clark (American football)
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|Date of birth:||April 28, 1945|
|Place of birth:||Burlington, Kentucky|
|High school:||Taylor (OH)|
|NFL Draft:||1967 / Round: 3 / Pick: 76|
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Phil Clark (born April 28, 1945) is a former professional American football defensive back in the National Football League. He was born in Burlington, Kentucky. He played college football at Northwestern University. He was drafted with the 76th overall pick in the third round of the 1967 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys.
Clark attended Taylor High School. He accepted a scholarship from Northwestern University where he played as a cornerback. In 1966, he received All-American and All-Big Ten honors. He also played in the 1967 Chicago College All-Star Game.
The Dallas Cowboys started the 1967 NFL Draft without a first and second round draft choice, that were traded as part of the price to solve the Ralph Neely dispute with the Houston Oilers. Clark was selected in the third round (76th overall).
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