Gene Hickerson's Career Capsule


Full Name: Robert Eugene Hickerson

Birthdate: February 15, 1935

Birthplace: Trenton, Tennessee

Died: October 20, 2008

High School: Trezevant (TN)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: February 3, 2007

Presenter:  Bobby Franklin, Former Teammate and Longtime Friend

Other Members of the Class of 2007:
 Michael IrvinBruce MatthewsCharlie SandersThurman ThomasRoger Wehrli

Pro Career: 15 seasons, 202 games

Drafted: Future choice of 7th round (78th player overall) in 1957 by Cleveland Browns

Uniform Number: #66