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Paul Mitchell
Mitchell c. 1942 at the University of Minnesota
Defensive end / Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1920-08-10)August 10, 1920
Place of birth: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Date of death: March 11, 2017(2017-03-11) (aged 96)
Place of death: Palos Verdes Peninsula, California
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College: Minnesota
NFL Draft: 1944 / Round: 2 / Pick: 12
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
  • Los Angeles Dons (1946–1948)
  • New York Yankees (1948–1949)
  • New York Yanks (1950–1951)
Career NFL statistics
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Paul Anthony Mitchell (August 10, 1920 – March 11, 2017) was an American football defensive end and tackle. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Mitchell played two seasons with the New York Yanks of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Minnesota where he was an All-American. Mitchell also played in the All-America Football Conference for the Los Angeles Dons from 1946 to 1948, and for the New York Yankees from 1948 to 1950.

Mitchell died in Palos Verdes Peninsula, California on March 11, 2017 at the age of 96.

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