Joe Namath's Career Capsule
Full Name: Joe William Namath
Birthdate: May 31, 1943
Birthplace: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
High School: Beaver Falls (PA)
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 19, 1985
Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: August 3, 1985
Presenter: Larry Bruno, Namath's coach at Beaver Falls High School
Other Members of Class of 1985: Frank Gatski, Pete Rozelle, O.J. Simpson, Roger Staubach
Pro Career: 13 Seasons, 140 games
Drafted: 1st round in 1965 AFL Draft by New York Jets. Also selected in 1st round (12th player overall) in 1965 NFL Draft by St. Louis Cardinals.
Transactions: May 12, 1977 – Namath signed as free agent with Los Angeles Rams.
Uniform Number: 12