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Date of birth: (1925-10-31)October 31, 1925
Place of birth: Fullerton, California
Date of death: November 28, 2009(2009-11-28) (aged 84)
Place of death: Dana Point, California
Career information
Position(s): Linebacker
NFL Draft: 1947 / Round: 8 / Pick 58
Organizations
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 3

Gerald Wade "Jerry" Shipkey (October 31, 1925 – November 28, 2009) was a football player. He played as a linebacker for six seasons in the NFL.[1] He also played fullback, especially the first three years of his career.[2]

In college, he played for USC before transferring to UCLA and is believed to be the only person to play in the Rose Bowl for both teams. He attended Anaheim High School.[1]

NotesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Obituary Los Angeles Times, 10 January 2010.
  2. "Jerry Shipkey Stats | Pro-Football-Reference.com" (in en). https://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/S/ShipJe00.htm.

External linksEdit

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