Ronnie Caveness

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Ronnie Caveness
No. 50, 51, 55(college)
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-03-06) March 6, 1943 (age 72)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Date of death: 5/10/2014
Career information
College: Arkansas
NFL draft: 1965 / Round: 9 / Pick: 121
(By the Los Angeles Rams)
AFL draft: 1965 / Round: 2 / Pick: 16
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 46
Interceptions: 1
Stats at

Ronald Glen Caveness (born March 6, 1943) is a former American football linebacker for the American Football League's Houston Oilers and Kansas City Chiefs from 1965 to 1968. Died: May 10, 2014 Melonoma

Caveness played college football for the University of Arkansas where he was a Football News 1st team All-American in 1963. In his senior season in 1964, he was selected 1st team All-America by the American Football Coaches Association, the Associated Press, the Football Writers Association of America, the Newspaper Enterprise Association and The Sporting News.[1]

Caveness also spent the 1973 season as a linebacker coach for the Houston Oilers. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2010.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Arkansas Razorbacks Media Guide