Stumpy Thomason

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Stumpy Thomason
Thomason at Tech c. 1927
Born: (1906-02-24)February 24, 1906
Atlanta, Georgia
Died: April 30, 1989(1989-04-30) (aged 83)
Career information
Position(s) Quarterback
Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight 189 lb (86 kg)
College Georgia Tech
Career history
As player
1930–1935 Brooklyn Dodgers
1935–1936 Philadelphia Eagles
Career highlights and awards



John Griffin "Stumpy" Thomason (February 24, 1906 – April 30, 1989) was a professional American football player who played running back for seven seasons for the Brooklyn Dodgers and Philadelphia Eagles.[1] He played college football for the 1928 national champion Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team, in the backfield with Warner Mizell. Thomason was All-Southern in 1927.[2]


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