Charlie Milstead
No. 12
Defensive back
Personal information
Born: (1937-11-21) November 21, 1937 (age 82)
Tyler, Texas
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:John Tyler (Tyler, Texas)
College:Texas A&M
NFL Draft:1960 / Round: 14 / Pick: 160
Career history
*Houston Oilers (1960–1961)
Career highlights and awards
* 2× AFL champion (1960, 1961)
Career NFL statistics
Games played:22
Passing yards:43
Punting yards:2,365

Charles Frank Milstead (born November 21, 1937 in Tyler, Texas) is a former American football quarterback and defensive back for the Houston Oilers of the American Football League. He played college football at Texas A&M University and was drafted in the fourteenth round of the 1960 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins.[1]


Milstead played 22 games in his career, having minimal time as quarterback while spending time as a punter and defensive back. He threw seven career passes and had four total completions and 43 yards. On defense, he had 2 interceptions. On rushing, he ran for 3 yards on 3 carries. He had 66 punts for 2,365 yards for a 35.8 yard average. His punts and punt yards were both 4th in the league for 1960.


  1. Charlie Milstead.

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