George Sims (American football)
George Pollard "Gabby" Sims Jr. (born October 23, 1927) is a former American football defensive back who played for the Los Angeles Rams. He played college football at Baylor University, having previously attended Seymour High School in Seymour, Texas. He is a member of the Baylor University Athletics Hall of Fame.
|Born:||October 23, 1927|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||170 lb (77 kg)|
|High school:||Seymour (TX)|
|NFL Draft:||1949 / Round: 2 / Pick: 17|
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|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
After enlisting in the Army, Sims played for the Army's Fort Ord Warriors from fall 1951 until he mustered out in 1953. Released by the Rams and the Army to the Dallas Texans, he ended up in camp with the Baltimore Colts in 1953. He was cut by the Colts in September 1953 to reduce their squad to 40 men.
- The Californian (Salinas, CA), October 29, 1951, p. 13
- The Baltimore Sun, July 12, 1953, p.6D
- Waco News Tribune, September 2, 1953, p.13