Terry Owens (American football)

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Terry Owens
No. 76
Position:Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born:(1944-07-05)July 5, 1944
Jasper, Alabama
Died:October 27, 2012(2012-10-27) (aged 68)
Decatur, Alabama
Career information
College:Jacksonville State
NFL Draft:1966 / Round: 11 / Pick: 167
(by the Chicago Bears)[1]
AFL draft:1966 / Round: 11 / Pick: 99
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played:132
Games started:46
Fumble recoveries:3
Player stats at NFL.com

Terry Woodrow Owens (July 5, 1944 – October 27, 2012) was an American football offensive lineman in the American Football League and the National Football League. Owens graduated from Samson High School in 1962 before attending Jacksonville State University.[2] Selected in the 11th round (99th overall) of the 1966 AFL Draft, Owens joined the San Diego Chargers. He played for the Chargers for ten seasons. He died of Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).

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  1. ^ "1966 Chicago Bears". databaseFootball.com. Archived from the original on April 9, 2007. Retrieved July 14, 2020.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  2. ^ "Success Stories". Cityofsamson.com. Archived from the original on 2013-01-25. Retrieved 2014-06-09.