Elvin Bethea

Defensive End

Elvin Bethea

16 seasons
105 unofficial sacks
8 Pro Bowls

(North Carolina A&T)...6'2'', 260...Elvin Lamont Bethea. . .Oilers' third-round draft pick, 1968 . . .At time of retirement, held three team records relating to service: most seasons (16), most career regular season games played (210), most consecutive regular season games played (135) . . .Although not an official NFL statistic until 1982, unofficial 105-career sack total still ranks as team best, as are the 16 sacks in 1973. . .Selected to play in eight Pro Bowls. . .All-AFC and All-Pro (second team) four times. . . Born March 1, 1946 at Trenton, New Jersey.