American Football Database
American Football Database
Cornell Gordon
No. 48, 28     
Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1941-01-06) January 6, 1941 (age 80)
Place of birth: Norfolk, Virginia
Career information
College: North Carolina A&T
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 16 / Pick: 211
(By the San Francisco 49ers)
AFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 23 / Pick: 179
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* New York Jets (19651969)
Career highlights and awards
* Super Bowl champion (III)
  • AFL Champion (1968)
Games played     83
Games started     19
Interceptions     14
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Cornell Kermit Gordon (born January 6, 1941) is a former college and professional American football defensive back. He played for the New York Jets and the Denver Broncos for eight seasons. He also is a substitute teacher for Portsmouth Public Schools.

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