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Chon Gallegos
No. 12
Personal information
Born: (1939-09-28) September 28, 1939 (age 81)
Gallup, New Mexico, U.S.
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school:James Lick High School
College:San Jose State Spartans
Career history
* Oakland Raiders ( 1962)
Career highlights and awards
* NCAA passing touchdowns leader (1961)
Career NFL statistics
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Chon Fernando Gallegos (born September 28, 1939) is a former American football quarterback who played one season with the Oakland Raiders of the American Football League. Gallegos first enrolled at San Jose City College before transferring to San Jose State University. He attended James Lick High School in San Jose, California.[1][2]

Following his player career, he coached at James Lick High School and Santa Teresa High School. At James Lick, he served as Jim Plunkett's coach and at Santa Teresa he oversaw Rich Campbell and Craig Whelihan.[3][4][5] He coached Santa Teresa High School from 1974 to 1992 and compiled a 113–77–3 record.[6]

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Chon Gallegos
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