Don Shinnick
File:Don Shinnick.jpg
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Personal information
Born:(1935-05-15)May 15, 1935
Kansas City, Missouri
Died:January 20, 2004(2004-01-20) (aged 68)
Modesto, California
Career information
NFL Draft:1957 / Round: 2 / Pick: 20
Career history
* Baltimore Colts ( 1957 1969)
Career highlights and awards
* 3× NFL champion (1958, 1959, 1968)
Career NFL statistics
INT Yards:255

Donald Dee Shinnick (May 15, 1935 – January 20, 2004)[1] was an American football linebacker who played as a collegian for UCLA and then thirteen seasons in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts. He had 37 career interceptions with the Colts, still an NFL record for a linebacker.

After retiring as a player, he served as an assistant coach with the Chicago Bears, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots.

He died at a rest home in Modesto, California on January 20, 2004 of frontal lobe disorder.[2]

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