|Date of birth:October 21, 1915|
|Place of birth: Medina, Ohio|
|Date of death: February 13, 1998(aged 82)|
|Place of death: Louisville, Kentucky|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
| As player:|
* Cleveland Rams ( 1937)
| As coach:|
* Brooklyn Dodgers (1947) (assistant)
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Leland Wayne Gift (October 21, 1915 – February 13, 1998) was an American football quarterback who played one season with the Cleveland Rams of the National Football League. He played college football at Purdue University where he was a member of Sigma Pi fraternity. He attended Canton McKinley High School in Canton, Ohio.
Gift played in ten games, starting one, for the Cleveland Rams in 1937.
- ↑ Langhammer, Jay (Fall 1985). "Sigma Pis in Pro Football". The Emerald of Sigma Pi 74 (3): 21. http://www.enivation.com/SigmaPi/archive/Emerald/1985/SP_EMERALD_VOL_74_NO_3_FALL_1985.pdf.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 "WAYNE GIFT". profootballarchives.com. http://www.profootballarchives.com/gift00200.html. Retrieved October 9, 2015.
- ↑ "WAYNE GIFT". profootballarchives.com. http://www.profootballarchives.com/gift00200coach.html. Retrieved October 9, 2015.