Cookie Tackwell
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Position:End, tackle
Personal information
Born:(1907-01-14)January 14, 1907
Phillips County, Kansas
Died:September 19, 1953(1953-09-19) (aged 46)
Clay County, Missouri
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College:Kansas State
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at · PFR

Cleon Orel "Cookie" Tackwell (January 14, 1907 – September 19, 1953) was an American football player. He played professionally as an end and tackle for five seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Minneapolis Red Jackets, Frankford Yellow Jackets, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Reds, and St. Louis Gunners.[1]


  1. ^ "Cookie Tackwell - The Pro Football Archives". Archived from the original on December 5, 2013.