Bobby Clell Burnett (January 4, 1943 – October 1, 2016) was a college and professional American football
Originally a halfback
from the University of Arkansas
, Burnett in 1966
, his first year with the Buffalo Bills
of the American Football League
(AFL), had a combined total of 1,185 yards rushing and receiving, with over 12 yards per catch and 4 touchdowns on 34 receptions.
[Bobby Burnett NFL & AFL Football Statistics](_blank)
Retrieved on April 10, 2010.
He had 766 yards on 187 rushes, with 4 rushing touchdowns. He was that year's AFL Rookie of the Year
, and was also selected to the 1966 AFL All-Star
He died of pancreatic cancer on October 1, 2016.
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