Clifton McNeil American Football Wide receiver

Clifton Anthony McNeil (born May 25, 1940 in Monroe, Louisiana) is a former professional American football player in the National Football League from 1964 through 1973. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the eleventh round in the 1962 NFL Draft out of Grambling State University. He played with the Browns for four seasons before being traded to the San Francisco 49ers in 1968 for a draft pick. In 1968 with the 49ers he led the league in receiving with 71 receptions for 994 yards and seven touchdowns and was selected to the Pro Bowl. After a disappointing 1969 season he went to the New York Giants where he caught 50 passes for 764 yards and four touchdowns before finishing his career with the Washington Redskins and the Houston Oilers. Clifton McNeil was the NFL leader in receptions in 1968.

Personal details

Date of birth
May 25th, 1940
Place of birth
United States of America
Places lived
Mobile , Alabama
pop. 194,899 (2013)


1. Grambling State University Colleges/University

Grambling State University (GSU) is a historically black, public, coeducational university, located in Grambling, Louisiana, United States. The university is the home of late head football coach Eddie Robinson, and is listed on the Louisiana African American Heritage Trail. The University is a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

Type Public university
Institution colors
403 Main Street, 71245 - Grambling, Louisiana
2010. 4,405
2009. 4,538
2010. 589
Acceptance rate
2010. 55.0 %
Local tuition
2011. 4.89 K $
2010. 4.43 K $
2009. 4.02 K $
2008. 3.8 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article

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People attended Grambling State University connected by profession and/or age

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