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John Wooten

John Wooten
Date of birth: (1936-12-05) December 5, 1936 (age 77)
Place of birth: Carlsbad, New Mexico
Career information
Position(s): Guard
College: Colorado
NFL Draft: 1959 / Round: 5 / Pick: 53
As player:
Cleveland Browns
Washington Redskins
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1965, 1966
Career stats
Playing stats at College Football Hall of Fame

John B. Wooten (born December 5, 1936 in Carlsbad, New Mexico) is a former American football guard who played nine professional seasons in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins. Wooten played college football at the University of Colorado and was drafted in the fifth round of the 1959 NFL Draft.

He currently serves as "Football GM and Scouting" instructor[1] for the online sports career training school,[2] Sports Management Worldwide, in Portland, Oregon. On November 16, 2010 he was inducted into the Cleveland Browns Legends program. In 2012, Wooten was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.


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