Rodney Jarvis Sherman
No. 86     
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1944-12-25) December 25, 1944 (age 75)
Place of birth: Pasadena, California
Career information
College: USC
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 4 / Pick: 54
AFL Draft: 1966 / Round: Red Shirt 1 / Pick: 7
(by the Oakland Raiders)[1]
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Oakland Raiders (1967)
Career highlights and awards
* AFL champion (1967)
Receptions     105
Receiving yards     1,567
Receiving touchdowns     5
Stats at
Stats at

Rodney Jarvis "Rod" Sherman (born December 25, 1944) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally in the American Football League (AFL) and the National Football League (NFL).

High school careerEdit

Sherman attended John Muir High School in Pasadena, California.

College careerEdit

Sherman played college football at the University of Southern California. He was All-Pac-8 in 1966.

Professional careerEdit

Sherman played for the AFL's Oakland Raiders (1967, 1969) and Cincinnati Bengals (1968) and for the NFL's Raiders (1970–1971), Denver Broncos (1972) and Los Angeles Rams (1973).

See alsoEdit


  1. "1966 AFL Draft".

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