Buck Buchanan

Buck Buchanan

About Buck Buchanan

Junious 'Buck' Buchanan (September 10, 1940--July 16, 1992) was an American collegiate and professional Football defensive tackle. He played for the Kansas City Chiefs in the American Football League (AFL) and in the National Football League (NFL). Buchanan attended A. H. Parker High School in Birmingham, Alabama, and was a standout in football and basketball. Buchanan attended Grambling State University and was a letterman in football and an NAIA All-America selection. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1996. He is one of four players, Willie Davis, coached by Eddie Robinson enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. On Dec 1961, for the 1962 NFL Draft, Mr. Buck Buchanan was selected 238th overall in the 17th Round by the World Champion Green Bay Packers! The Green Bay Packers had left Defensive End Willie Davis, who went to school at Grambling.