David Whitehurst

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

David Whitehurst
No. 17
Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1955-04-27) April 27, 1955 (age 58)
Place of birth: Baumholder, Germany
Career information
High school: Walker High School
DeKalb County, Georgia
College: Furman
NFL Draft: 1977 / Round: 8 / Pick: 206
Debuted in 1977 for the Green Bay Packers
Last played in 1983 for the Green Bay Packers
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT28-51
Yards6,205
QB Rating59.2
Stats at NFL.com
 
Jump to: navigation, search
David Whitehurst
No. 17
Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1955-04-27) April 27, 1955 (age 58)
Place of birth: Baumholder, Germany
Career information
High school: Walker High School
DeKalb County, Georgia
College: Furman
NFL Draft: 1977 / Round: 8 / Pick: 206
Debuted in 1977 for the Green Bay Packers
Last played in 1983 for the Green Bay Packers
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT28-51
Yards6,205
QB Rating59.2
Stats at NFL.com

Charles David Whitehurst (born April 27, 1955 in Baumholder, Germany) is a former professional American football quarterback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 8th round of the 1977 NFL Draft. A 6'2" quarterback from Furman University, Whitehurst played seven seasons with the Packers from 1977-1983. He was with the Kansas City Chiefs in 1984 but saw no action.[1][2] Whitehurst graduated from Walker High School in DeKalb County, Georgia in 1973 after stints as both starting quarterback and outstanding baseball player.

His son Charlie played quarterback for Clemson University and is currently the backup quarterback for the San Diego Chargers. After being traded to the Seahawks from the Chargers for a 2 year, $10 million contract Charlie is back with the Chargers for the 2012 season. His daughter Carrie also played for Clemson, but in basketball.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "David Whitehurst". National Football League. Retrieved November 19, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Kansas City Chiefs All-Time Roster". Kansas City Chiefs. Retrieved November 19, 2009. [dead link]

External links[edit]