Don Calhoun
Date of birth: (1952-04-29) April 29, 1952 (age 68)
Place of birth: Sumner, Oklahoma
Career information
Position(s): Running back
College: Kansas State
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 10 / Pick: 249
 As player:
Buffalo Bills
New England Patriots
Philadelphia Eagles
New Jersey Generals
Playing stats at

Donald Clevester Calhoun (born April 29, 1952 in Sumner, Oklahoma) is a former professional American football running back who played for nine seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Buffalo Bills, the New England Patriots.[1] and the Philadelphia Eagles. He later played for the New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League.

Prior to playing NFL, Calhoun played football at Wichita High School North and Kansas State University. He was drafted in the tenth round of the 1974 NFL Draft by Buffalo. In 2009, he was inducted into both the Wichita Sports Hall of Fame[2] and the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame;[3] and in 2010, was chosen and awarded entry into the Wichita North High School Hall of Fame.


  1. "44 Don Calhoun RB". New England Patriots. Retrieved 2011-01-03.
  2. "Don Calhoun - athlete". Inductees. Wichita Sports Hall of Fame. 2009. Retrieved 2011-01-03.
  3. "Don Calhoun". Inductees. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame. 2009. Retrieved 2011-01-03.

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