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John Siegal

John Siegal
No. 6
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1918-05-15) May 15, 1918 (age 96)
Place of birth: Larksville, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Columbia
NFL Draft: 1939 / Round: 17 / Pick: 155
(By the Brooklyn Dodgers)
Debuted in 1939
Last played in 1943
Career history

Career highlights and awards

  • Pro Bowl selection (1940, 1941, 1942)
Career NFL statistics

John Walter Siegal (born May 15, 1918) is a former professional American football end/defensive end in the National Football League. He played five seasons for the Chicago Bears (1939–1943). He was born in Larksville, Pennsylvania. As of 2013 he is the 11th oldest living former professional football player and oldest living Chicago Bears player.[1]


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