Ogden Compton

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Ogden Compton
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Personal information
Born: (1932-08-25) August 25, 1932 (age 87)
Ithaca, New York
Career information
Career history
Career NFL statistics
QB Rating:21.2
Player stats at NFL.com

Ogden Bingham Compton (born August 25, 1932) is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. He played for the Chicago Cardinals. He played college football for Hardin–Simmons.

On November 13, 1955, Compton threw the only touchdown pass of his NFL career, a completion to Dick "Night Train" Lane that covered 98 yards, the second longest pass in NFL history up to that time.[1]


  1. ^ "Bays Even Slate at 4-4, Gain in Race". Green Bay Press-Gazette. November 14, 1955. p. 21 – via Newspapers.com. open access