Dr. Dewey Selmon
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Selmon playing for the Buccaneers in 1979
No. 58
Personal information
Born: (1953-11-19) November 19, 1953 (age 69)
Eufaula, Oklahoma
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:246 lb (112 kg)
Career information
High school:Eufaula (OK)
NFL Draft:1976 / Round: 2 / Pick: 60
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Dewey Willis Selmon (born November 19, 1953) is a former football linebacker. He played collegiate football at University of Oklahoma, forming the defensive line with brothers Lucious and Lee Roy, among others.

He went on to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the San Diego Chargers in the National Football League.[1]

He earned a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Oklahoma. He is a member of the College Academic Hall of Fame.[2]


  1. ^ a b "All-American: Dewey Selmon". SoonerSport.com. Archived from the original on 23 August 2011. Retrieved 6 September 2011.
  2. ^ "Dewey Selmon Inducted into Academic Hall of Fame". 9 July 2010.