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|Date of birth:March 12, 1948|
|Place of birth: New Brunswick, New Jersey|
|College: Michigan State|
|NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 13 / Pick: 336|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Oakland Raiders ( 1970)|
|Career highlights and awards|
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Donald Cornelius Highsmith (born March 12, 1948) is a former professional American football running back in the National Football League. He played four seasons for the Green Bay Packers and the Oakland Raiders.
He went on to play for the Charlotte Hornets in the WFL and led the team in rushing. He was an all star. He went to Michigan State on a Track and Field Scholarship although he was an outstanding running back for New Brunswick High School in his hometown of New Brunswick, New Jersey.
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