Sherman Plunkett


Sherman Plunkett

Infobox Pro Football player
Name=Sherman Plunkett


Color=Green
fontcolor=white
DateOfBirth=April 17, 1933
Birthplace=Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.
DateOfDeath=November 18, 1989
Deathplace=
Jersey=79
Position=Offensive Tackle
College=Maryland Eastern Shore
DraftedYear=1956
DraftedRound=6 (Cleveland Browns)
Honors=
Records=
Retired #s=
DatabaseFootball=PLUNKSHE01
PFR=PlunSh00
years=1958–1960
1961-1962
1963-1967
teams=NFL Baltimore Colts
AFL San Diego Chargers
AFL New York Jets
AFLAllStar=1964, 1966
HOF=
CollegeHOF=

Sherman Plunkett (born April 17, 1933 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, died November 18, 1989) was an American former football player at offensive tackle, who played in the National Football League from (1958–1960) and in the American Football League from (1961–1967), for the San Diego Chargers and the New York Jets. He was an American Football League All-Star in 1964 and 1966. In his later playing years, he was most notable for his massive size. While the typical lineman in the 1960's weighed in at around 250-260 lbs, Plunkett was almost 100 lbs. heavier.

ee also

*Other American Football League players


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