Tom Jones (gridiron football)

Thomas Lee Jones (June 22, 1931 – August 28, 1978) was an American and Canadian football player who played for the Ottawa Rough Riders and Toronto Argonauts. He won the Grey Cup with Ottawa in 1960.[1] He played college football at Kentucky State University and Miami University and was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the 1954 NFL draft (Round 9, #108 overall). He played 2 games for them in 1955.[2]

Tom Jones
No. 61
Born:(1931-06-22)June 22, 1931
Cincinnati, Ohio
Died:August 28, 1978(1978-08-28) (aged 47)
Muskoka District Municipality, Ontario
Career information
CFL statusAmerican
Height6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight200 lb (91 kg)
CollegeMiami (OH)
NFL draft1954 / Round: 9 / Pick: 108
Drafted byCleveland Browns
Career history
As player
1955Cleveland Browns
19561961Ottawa Rough Riders
1962Toronto Argonauts
Career highlights and awards
Career stats


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  2. ^ "Tom Jones Stats -".