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Lloyd Wickett
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1920-04-03)April 3, 1920
Place of birth: Ontario, Canada
Date of death: April 9, 2002(2002-04-09) (aged 82)
Place of death: Jefferson County, Oregon
Career information
College: Oregon State
NFL Draft: 1943 / Round: 5 / Pick: 31
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Detroit Lions (1943, 1946)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Games played     14
Games started     2
Fumble recoveries     1
Stats at NFL.com

Lloyd Meldrum Wickett (April 3, 1920—April 9, 2002)[1][2] was a National Football League defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions.

He grew up in Washington state, and attended Oregon State University on a football scholarship. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 5th round of the 1943 NFL Draft. He played 4 games for them that year. He would miss the 1944 and 1945 seasons while serving in the Navy during World War II. He came back to the Lions in 1946 and played 10 games for them.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Players: Lloyd Wickett". National Football League. http://www.nfl.com/player/lloydwickett/2528759/profile. "Lloyd Wickett Height: 6-1 Weight: 208 Deceased Born: 4/3/1920, Ontario College: Oregon State Experience: 2 Seasons"
  2. "Lloyd Meldrum Wickett". https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41315984.

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