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Overview

Scott Appleton

Date of birth
Feb 20, 1942

Date of death
Mar 2, 1992 (age 50)

Ht: 6'3"Wt: 260 lbs.

Birthplace
Brady, TX

Hometown
Brady, TX

College
University of Texas at Austin

High school
Brady

Summary
Gordon Scott Appleton (born February 20, 1942 in Brady, Texas) was an American football player who was a defensive lineman and a linebacker in the NFL. He played college football at the University of Texas, which won the national championship in 1963. Appleton was a consensus 1963 All-American selected in the first round by the American Football League Houston Oilers, for whom he played from...
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Awards

Outland Trophy
NCAA D-I FBS

1963

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (AP)
Texas Longhorns Football
1963

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (USA Today Coach's Poll)
Texas Longhorns Football
1963

Trivia
  • Inducted into the Cotton Bowl Hall of Fame in 2001 -

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Houston Oiler Scott Appleton 1964
Houston Oiler Scott Appleton 1964
by Hearndon Dec 11, 2012
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1963 Outland Trophy winner Scott Appleton
1963 Outland Trophy winner Scott Appleton
by Hearndon Jul 16, 2012
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Scott Appleton #70, QB Johnny Genung #14  & Ray Poage #33 of Texas v LSU_1963 Cotton Bowl.jpg
Scott Appleton #70, QB Johnny Genung #14 & Ray Poage #33 of Texas v LSU_1963 Cotton Bowl.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass May 17, 2012
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Scott Appleton of Texas_1961-63.jpg
Scott Appleton of Texas_1961-63.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass May 14, 2012
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Hoyle Granger of Houston flees from Charger Scott Appleton
Hoyle Granger of Houston flees from Charger Scott Appleton
by Hearndon Mar 17, 2012
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Tommy Ford of Texas v SMU_also Scott Appleton #70 for Texas_ 1963.jpg
Tommy Ford of Texas v SMU_also Scott Appleton #70 for Texas_ 1963.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Dec 05, 2011
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Updated personal notes for Scott Appleton
Edited the personal notes for Scott Appleton.
  • Added trivia: "INDUCTED INTO THE COTTON BOWL HALL OF FAME IN 2001 -"
by F2HBANSHEE Nov 14, 2011
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All-American tackle Scott Appleton of Texas 1963 Outland Trophy winner Scott Appleton Scott Appleton of Texas prepping for the 1964 Cotton Bowl and 2 more photos
by Hearndon Nov 12, 2011
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Lacy63 Appleton70 Bedrick64 & Lammons87 v Roger Staubach of Navy_1964 Cotton.jpg
Lacy63 Appleton70 Bedrick64 & Lammons87 v Roger Staubach of Navy_1964 Cotton.jpg
Tackle Jim Freeman is #79 for Navy.
by Rt 53 veer pass Nov 07, 2011
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Oechsner of Tulane tries to stop Koy of Texas 1962
Oechsner of Tulane tries to stop Koy of Texas 1962
by Hearndon Aug 03, 2010
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Darrell Royal after beating Ole Miss 1962 Cotton Bowl
Darrell Royal after beating Ole Miss 1962 Cotton Bowl
by Hearndon Jul 31, 2010
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Scott Appleton #70 & Tommy Ford #24 of Texas v Lawrence Elkins of Baylor_1963.jpg
Scott Appleton #70 & Tommy Ford #24 of Texas v Lawrence Elkins of Baylor_1963.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Feb 08, 2011
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1962UTvATM-Gamephoto05.jpg
1962UTvATM-Gamephoto05.jpg
Texas A&M's Lee Roy Caffey (#34) gets loose for 17 yards versus Texas as Longhorn defenders John Treadwell (#60) and Scott Appleton (#70) chase him down.
by RAB88 Jul 30, 2011
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Longhorns in the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame
University-of-Texas-at-Austin Athletics Department, Jun 13, 2011
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Catching up with: Pat Culpepper
The former Longhorn linebacker was recently inducted into the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame.
University-of-Texas-at-Austin Athletics Department, May 26, 2011
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Tommy Nobis60 & Scott Appleton70 of Texas v Navy_1964 Cotton Bowl.jpg
Tommy Nobis60 & Scott Appleton70 of Texas v Navy_1964 Cotton Bowl.jpg
Bill Donnelly #38 carries for Navy as OT Jim Freeman #79 approaches from the left.
by Rt 53 veer pass Feb 08, 2011
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