|Date of birth:August 25, 1932|
|Place of birth: Ithaca, New York|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Chicago Cardinals ( 1955)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Ogden Bingham Compton (born August 25, 1932) is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. He played for the Chicago Cardinals. He played college football for Hardin–Simmons.
On November 13, 1955, Compton threw the only touchdown pass of his NFL career, a completion to Dick "Night Train" Lane that covered 98 yards, the second longest pass in NFL history up to that time.
References[edit | edit source]
- "Bays Even Slate at 4-4, Gain in Race". Green Bay Press-Gazette: p. 21. November 14, 1955. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/6816878/bays_even_slate/.