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Don Shinnick


Don Shinnick

Don Shinnick
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1935-05-15)May 15, 1935
Place of birth: Kansas City, Missouri
Date of death: January 20, 2004(2004-01-20) (aged 68)
Place of death: Modesto, California
Career information
NFL Draft: 1957 / Round: 2 / Pick: 20
Debuted in 1957
Last played in 1969
Career history

Career NFL statistics
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Donald Dee Shinnick was an American football linebacker who played thirteen seasons in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts. He had 37 career interceptions with the Colts, still an NFL record for a linebacker.

After retiring as a player, he served as an assistant coach with the Chicago Bears, the St. Louis Cardinals, the Oakland Raiders and the New England Patriots.

He died at a rest home in Modesto, California on January 20, 2004 of frontal lobe disorder.[1]


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