Bud Sherrod
DeWitt Weaver 1955.jpg
Bud Sherrod (right) with DeWitt Weaver at Texas Tech
No. 83     
End / Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1927-12-02)December 2, 1927
Place of birth: Knoxville, Tennessee
Date of death: August 31, 1980(1980-08-31) (aged 52)
Place of death: Dallas, Texas
Career information
College: Tennessee
NFL Draft: 1952 / Round: 17 / Pick: 206
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* New York Giants (1952)
Career highlights and awards
* 1951 Cotton Bowl Classic MVP
Games played     11
Fumble recoveries     1
Touchdowns     1
Stats at
Stats at

Horace Monroe "Bud" Sherrod, Jr. (December 2, 1927 – August 31, 1980) was a professional American football end in the National Football League for the New York Giants in 1952.[1] He played college football at the University of Tennessee.[2]

Sherrod also served as an assistant football coach for the Texas Tech Red Raiders from 1954–1957 under DeWitt Weaver.[3]


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