Jesse Whittenton
Born:(1934-05-09)May 9, 1934
Big Spring, Texas, U.S.
Died:May 21, 2012(2012-05-21) (aged 78)
Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S.
Career information
CollegeTexas Western
NFL draft1956 / Round: 5 / Pick: 60
Career history
As player
1956–1957Los Angeles Rams
1958–1964Green Bay Packers
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls2
HonorsPackers Hall of Fame

Urshell James "Jesse" Whittenton (May 9, 1934 – May 21, 2012)[1] was an American football player who played nine seasons in the NFL, mainly for the Green Bay Packers.

Whittenton also played golf on the Senior PGA Tour in the late 1980s. His best finish was T-21 at the 1989 Showdown Classic.


  1. ^ "Jesse Whittenton". Getz Funeral Home. Archived from the original on February 16, 2013. Retrieved January 18, 2013.