American Football Database
American Football Database
Obie Bristow
Date of birth: (1900-04-17)April 17, 1900
Place of birth: Pryor, Oklahoma
Date of death: December 22, 1969(1969-12-22) (aged 69)
Career information
Position(s): Wingback, Tailback
College: Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Playing stats at

Jessie Gordon "Obie" Bristow (April 17, 1900 – December 22, 1969)[1] was a professional football player in the early National Football League for the Kansas City Cowboys and the Cleveland Bulldogs. He was also a professional player for the Hartford Blues, prior to that team's entry into the NFL in 1926.

Prior to his pro career, Bristow played college football for the Oklahoma Sooners. He earned a letter with the team in 1922.


  1. "1969 - 1960 Pro Football Necrology List". Pro Football Deaths 1967. Oldest Living Pro Football Players. 2012. Archived from the original on October 9, 2015. Retrieved 2012-06-01.