Al Michaels
Personal information
Date of birth: (1900-04-01)April 1, 1900
Place of birth: Tiffin, Ohio
Date of death: October 21, 1972(1972-10-21) (aged 72)
Place of death: Gadsden, Alabama
Career information
College: Heidelberg College, Ohio State University
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Akron Pros (19231924)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Rushing yards     N/A
Rushing average     N/A
Rushing TDs     1
Stats at

Alton Court (Bud) Michaels (April 1, 1900 – October 21, 1972)[1] was an American football running back.

After attending Ohio State University, he joined the Akron Pros of the National Football League, and played a total of 14 games for the team in the 1923 and 1924 seasons, earning first-team All-Pro honors in 1923.[2] In 1925, he played for the Cleveland Bulldogs, appearing in all 14 of the team's contests.[3] The following year, Michaels joined the Cleveland Panthers of the new American Football League and appeared in all five games the team played before folding.[3]


  1. Pete Palmer; Ken Pullis; Sean Lahman (2007). The ESPN Pro Football Encyclopedia Second Edition. New York City: Sterling Publishing. p. 480. ISBN 978-1-4027-5250-6.
  2. "Al Michaels Statistics". Pro Football Reference. Archived from the original on 1 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-11-20.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Al Michaels". Database Football. Archived from the original on 2008-03-25. Retrieved 2017-06-10.

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