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Russell Erxleben

Born: Jan 13, 1957

Birthplace: Seguin

Profession: American football player

Nationality: United States

Russell Erxleben

Date of Birth : Jan 13, 1957
Birth Place : Seguin

Russell Erxleben is a former American football player and currency investor. He shares the record for the longest field goal in NCAA history, originally set in 1977 while playing for the University of Texas. Erxleben was a three-time All-America punter. He was drafted in the first round of the NFL Draft, an extremely rare occurrence for a kicker. After an NFL career lasting six years, he became a currency investor. Convicted of securities fraud in 1999, he was released from federal prison in 2005. He was again convicted of investment fraud in 2014 and sentenced to 90 months in federal prison.

Profession


  • American football player

Also known as


  • Russel Erxleben

Children


  • Ryan Erxleben
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