Don Hutson

Don Hutson

Name Don Hutson
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1913-01-31
Place of Birth Pine Bluff, AR
Age 84 yrs
Death Date 1997-06-26
Birth Sign Aquarius

About Don Hutson

Historic NFL player considered the first modern wide receiver. He was a 2-time NFL MVP, 3-time NFL Champion and 4-time Pro Bowl selection in his 11-year career which spanned from 1935 to 1945.

Early Life of Don Hutson

He earned College Football Hall of Fame honors after a breakout career at the University of Alabama.


With a record ninety-nine receiving touchdowns, he was named to the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.

Family Life

Had three daughters, Julia, Missy and Jane, with his wife Julia.

Associated With

He was named to the NFL’s 75th Anniversary team with quarterback Otto Graham.

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