Jack Cloud
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1925-01-01)January 1, 1925
Place of birth: Britton, Oklahoma
Date of death: June 19, 2010(2010-06-19) (aged 85)
Career information
College: William & Mary
NFL Draft: 1950 / Round: 6 / Pick: 69
Debuted in 1950 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1953 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
* Green Bay Packers ( 1950 1951)
Career highlights and awards
Rushing yards     141
Interceptions     2
Touchdowns     6
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com
College Football Hall of Fame

Jack Martin Cloud (January 1, 1925 – June 19, 2010) was an American football linebacker and fullback in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers and the Washington Redskins. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1990.

Early life

Cloud attended and played high school football at Matthew Fontaine Maury High School in Norfolk, Virginia.[1] After graduation, he served three years in the United States Air Force before college.[1]

College career

Cloud attended and played college football at the College of William & Mary, where he scored five touchdowns in one game and set a school scoring record of 102 points in 1947.[1]

Professional career

Cloud was drafted in the sixth round of the 1950 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers (1950–1951). He then played for the Washington Redskins (1952–1953).

Coaching and the Navy

After retiring from the NFL, Cloud became an assistant coach at William & Mary in 1954.[1] The following year, he joined the United States Navy and was the athletic director and head coach at Naval Station Norfolk (1955–1958).[1] He then joined the staff at the United States Naval Academy, where he had a 22-year career as lightweight coach and assistant varsity coach. After retiring from coaching, Cloud was an associate professor of physical education and special assistant to the director of athletics. He retired from Navy in 1990.[1]


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