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|Date of birth:August 7, 1942|
|Place of birth: Pontiac, Michigan|
|College: Michigan State|
|NFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 2 / Pick: 25|
|AFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 1 / Pick: 7|
(by the Boston Patriots)
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Detroit Lions ( 1965– 1971)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Gerald Mitchell Rush (born August 7, 1942) is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the second round of the 1965 NFL Draft. He played college football at Michigan State. He played his entire professional career with the Lions, retiring during training camp before the 1972 season.
- "Rush calls it quits". Argus-Press (AP): p. 18. 20 July 1972. https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1988&dat=19720720&id=Yw4oAAAAIBAJ&sjid=8gQGAAAAIBAJ&pg=5388,1957636&hl=en. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
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