- For other people with this last name, see Layden.
|Born:||December 30, 1919|
|Died:||July 18, 1982 (aged 62)|
|NFL Draft:||1942 / Round: 14 / Pick: 128|
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John Peter Layden, Jr. (December 30, 1919 – July 18, 1982) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the St. Louis Browns. He also played as quarterback, running back, cornerback, kick returner, punt returner, and punter for the New York Yankees of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) and the New York Yanks of the National Football League (NFL).