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Overview

Clyde Scott

Date of birth
Aug 29, 1924

Ht: 6'0" Wt: 170 lbs.

Birthplace
Dixie, LA

Hometown
Smackover, AR

College
University of Arkansas

Summary
Clyde Luther Scott (born August 29, 1924 in Dixie, Louisiana) is a retired American athlete who competed professionally in the National Football League and earned an Olympic medal in the 110 meter hurdles. Scott grew up in Smackover, Arkansas and participated in both track and football at the University of Arkansas and the US Naval Academy. He has been inducted into the College Football Hall of...
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Playing career
He competed for the United States in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain in the 110 meter hurdles where he won the silver medal

Arkansas FootballRunning Back, Defensive Back, Punter

Trivia
  • Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1971
  • Inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 1963

Nicknames
Smackover

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1948 oly 110.2.jpg
Front Left to Right Scott (2nd), Gardner (5th), Triulzi (4th), Lidman (6th) Porter (1st) & Dixon (3rd)
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Updated external links for Clyde Scott
Created an external link called " Clyde Luther "Smackover" Scott (1924–) - Encyclopedia of Arkansas " for Clyde Scott.
  • Set title to " Clyde Luther "Smackover" Scott (1924–) - Encyclopedia of Arkansas ".
  • Set URL to http://encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=2761.
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Updated external links for Clyde Scott
Created an external link called "Clyde Scott Biography and Olympic Results | Olympics at Sports-Reference.com" for Clyde Scott.
  • Set title to "Clyde Scott Biography and Olympic Results | Olympics at Sports-Reference.com".
  • Set URL to http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/sc/clyde-scott-1.html.
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Updated external links for Clyde Scott
Created an external link called "Clyde Scott NFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com" for Clyde Scott.
  • Set title to "Clyde Scott NFL Football Statistics - Pro-Football-Reference.com".
  • Set URL to http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/S/ScotCl21.htm.
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Updated external links for Clyde Scott
Created an external link called "College Football Hall of Fame || Famer Search" for Clyde Scott.
  • Set title to "College Football Hall of Fame || Famer Search".
  • Set URL to http://www.collegefootball.org/famer_selected.php?id=40029.
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Updated athletic career information for Clyde Scott
Edited the career summary for Clyde Scott.
  • Added player career summary for United States Olympic Athletics:
    "He competed for the United States in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain in the 110 meter hurdles where he won the silver medal"
by rogich24 Feb 13, 2012
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Clyde Scott
Clyde Scott
by thesemers Feb 01, 2012
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clyde scott '46 AR
clyde scott '46 AR
by nailboys Oct 30, 2011
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Razorbacks added to Hall of Fame ballot
A pair of former Razorback All-Americans have been added to the College Football Hall of Fame ballot.
Arkansas Athletics Department, Mar 07, 2011
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Caveness inducted into NFF's College Hall of Fame
The former Razorback All-American on the gridiron was honored by the National Football Foundation on Tuesday.
Arkansas Athletics Department, Dec 07, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Clyde Scott
Edited the personal notes for Clyde Scott.
  • Added trivia: "Inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 1963"
by Andy26399 Nov 29, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Clyde Scott
Edited the personal notes for Clyde Scott.
  • Added trivia: "Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1971"
by Andy26399 Nov 29, 2010
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smackover.jpg
by DaMan Jul 03, 2010
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scott_others.jpg
by DaMan Jul 03, 2010
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Caveness set for NFF on-campus salute
Caveness still holds the top-two single-game tackle totals in Arkansas history.
Arkansas Athletics Department, Sep 23, 2010
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