Les Caywood
Date of birth: (1903-08-18)August 18, 1903
Place of birth: Sapulpa, Oklahoma
Date of death: February 4, 1986(1986-02-04) (aged 82)
Place of death: Oakwood, Oklahoma
Career information
Position(s): Guard, tackle
Career highlights and awards
Playing stats at

Lester Leroy "Wimpy" Caywood (August 18, 1903 – February 4, 1986)[1] was an American football player from Sapulpa, Oklahoma. Caywood played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) as a guard and tackle.


Caywood made his National Football League debut with the Buffalo Rangers in 1926. Over the next nine season he played for the Cleveland Bulldogs, Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Gunners, Detroit Wolverines, Brooklyn Dodgers, Pottsville Maroons, Chicago Cardinals and the New York Giants, where he was a part of the Giants 1927 NFL Championship team. He also was a member of the Kansas City Cowboys in 1926, although he never actually played in a game with the team.


  1. "1989 - 1980 Pro Football Necrology List". Pro Football Deaths 1986. Oldest Living Pro Football Players. 2012. Archived from the original on October 18, 2015. Retrieved 2012-06-09.

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