Ron Mix's Career Capsule

Full Name: Ronald Jack Mix

Birthdate: March 10, 1938

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

High School: Hawthorne (CA)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 20, 1979

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 28, 1979

Presenter: Joe Madro, Mix's offensive line coach with the Chargers

Other Members of Class of 1979: Dick Butkus, Yale Lary, Johnny Unitas

Pro Career: 11 seasons, 142 games

Drafted: 1st round in 1960 by Boston Patriots, AFL. Also selected in 1st round, 10th overall, by the Baltimore Colts (NFL).

Transactions: 1960 - traded by Patriots to Chargers. June 3, 1970 -- Mix traded by Chargers to Oakland Raiders in exchange for two conditional draft picks, one each in 1971 and 1972 (draft picks were never secured by Chargers).

Uniform Number: #74 with Chargers. Also wore #77 during one season with the Raiders.
 



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