Don Hutson Biography

Don Hutson

Age: 84

a 1963 inductee into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and member of the NFL's 75th Anniversary team; considered the premiere receiver of the early days of the NFL, Hutson was also a kicker and a tenacious defender; he currently holds 11 NFL records; led the Green Bay Packers to three NFL Championships in 1936, 1939 and 1944; league MVP in both 1941 and 1942; led the NFL in receiving eight times; once scored 29 points in one quarter; an All-American at Alabama he earned the nickname “Alabama Antelope”; cause of death unknown

Died: Rancho Mirage, Calif., June 26, 1997

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1997 Deaths