The Full Wiki

More info on Russ Letlow

Russ Letlow: Wikis

Advertisements
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Russ Letlow
Date of birth: October 5, 1913
Place of birth: Dinuba, CA
Date of death: October 12, 1987 (aged 74)
Career information
Position(s): Offensive guard
Offensive tackle
College: San Francisco
NFL Draft: 1936 / Round: 1 / Pick 7
Organizations
 As player:
1936-1946 Green Bay Packers
Career highlights and awards
Honors: NFL 1930s All-Decade Team
Packers HOF
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Russ Letlow (October 5, 1913 - October 12, 1987) was a football guard who was chosen by the Green Bay Packers as their first-round draft pick in the inaugural 1936 NFL Draft. At the time, Letlow was unaware that he had been selected, and had signed with the Chicago Cardinals following the conclusion of his collegiate football career at the University of San Francisco.

In Letlow's rookie season, the Packers won their fourth World Championship (and first championship game). Letlow played for the Packers from 1936-42, and again in 1946. He was selected as an All-Pro for four straight seasons from 1937-1940.

Letlow was inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame in 1972.

Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message