Paul Crane
No. 56
Born:(1944-01-29)January 29, 1944
Pascagoula, Mississippi
Died:November 1, 2020(2020-11-01) (aged 76)
Career information
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight212 lb (96 kg)
CollegeUniversity of Alabama
High schoolC. F. Vigor
Career history
As player
(19661972)New York Jets
Career highlights and awards
Career stats
INT yards90
INT return TDs1
Fumble recoveries4
Games played88

Paul Crane (January 29, 1944 – November 1, 2020) was an American football center for seven seasons for the New York Jets.

Paul Crane graduated in 1962 from Vigor High School in Prichard, Alabama, near Mobile.

He played college football for the University of Alabama.

Crane died November 1, 2020 at the age of 76.[1]


  1. ^ "Paul Crane, All-American Alabama Center, Passes Away at 76". Retrieved November 2, 2020.