Frank Budd
Date of birth: (1939-07-20) July 20, 1939 (age 81)
Place of birth: Long Branch, New Jersey
Career information
Position(s): Wide receiver
College: Villanova
NFL Draft: 1962 / Round: 7 / Pick: 96
 As player:
Philadelphia Eagles
Washington Redskins
Career highlights and awards
Records: 100 yard dash[1]
Playing stats at

Frank Budd (Francis Joseph Budd; born July 20, 1939 in Long Branch, New Jersey) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins. He ran track at Villanova University but never played a down of college football. Budd was also an Olympic athlete who once held the world record in the 100 yard dash.[1]

Budd played high school football at Asbury Park High School in Asbury Park, New Jersey.[2] He was drafted in the seventh round of the 1962 NFL Draft.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Published in The New York Times, June 25, 1961, 73rd NATIONAL A.A.U. Track & Field Championships Of The U.S.A. at John J. Downing Memorial Stadium
  2. Frank Budd profile, database Football. Accessed June 4, 2007.

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