Ron Reeves (gridiron football)

Ron Reeves

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Personal information

Date of birth:
(1960-03-04) March 4, 1960 (age 56)

Place of birth:
Lubbock, Texas

6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)

215 lb (98 kg)

Career information

High school:
Lubbock (TX) Monterey

Texas Tech

NFL Draft:
1982 / Round: 10 / Pick: 261

Career history

Houston Oilers (1982)*
Calgary Stampeders (1983)*
Montreal Concordes (1983)
Denver Gold (1984)
Chicago Blitz (1984)
New Jersey Generals (1985)

 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only

Career NFL statistics

Player stats at

Ron Reeves (born March 4, 1960) is a former American football quarterback who played two seasons in the United States Football League with the Denver Gold, Chicago Blitz and New Jersey Generals. He was drafted by the Houston Oilers in the tenth round of the 1982 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Tech University and attended Monterey High School in Lubbock, Texas. Reeves was also a member of the Calgary Stampeders and Montreal Concordes of the Canadian Football League.


1 Early years
2 College career
3 Professional career

3.1 Houston Oilers
3.2 Calgary Stampeders
3.3 Montreal Concordes
3.4 Denver Gold
3.5 Chicago Blitz
3.6 New Jersey Generals

4 References
5 External links

Early years[edit]
Reeves played high school football for the Monterey High School Plainsmen, starting three years on the team. He was a middle linebacker his sophomore year, leading the team in tackles. He converted to quarterback his junior season. Reeves was City player of the year and a 2nd team All-State selection in 1977. He was also quarterback in both the THSCA All-Star Game and the Oil Bowl. He also played baseball for the Plainsmen. Reeves was a pitcher on the Monterey Baseball Team and was named City Player of the year. He was also an All-State selection on the 1978 team that became State Championship Runners-up. He played in the THSBCA All-Star game and recorded the highest winning percentage of all time at Monterey with a 30-3 record, or 90.99%. Reeves was inducted into the Lubbock Independent School District Athletic Hall of Honor in 2013.[1]
Reeves was drafted to play baseball for the Cleveland Indians with the 778th pick in the 1978 Major League Baseball Draft but instead chose to accept an athletic scholarship to play football at Texas Tech University.[1][2]
College career[edit]
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