American Football Database
Cookie Tackwell
No. 24, 50     
End, tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1907-01-14)January 14, 1907
Place of birth: Phillips County, Kansas
Date of death: September 19, 1953(1953-09-19) (aged 46)
Place of death: Clay County, Missouri
Career information
College: Kansas State
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Minneapolis Red Jackets ( 1930)
Career highlights and awards
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Cleon Orel "Cookie" Tackwell (January 14, 1907 – September 19, 1953) was an American football player. He played professionally as an end and tackle for five seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Minneapolis Red Jackets, Frankford Yellow Jackets, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Reds, and St. Louis Gunners.[1]


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