Warren BankstonFootball Player, 1966-78
Tulane University/NFL

Inducted: 1997

  • Four-sport letterman at Hammond High School in football, baseball, track, and basketball.
  • All-American candidate for football at Tulane University.
  • Selected in the second round of the 1969 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
  • Played four seasons with the Steelers (1969-72) and six years with the Oakland Raiders (1973-78).
  • Served as a team captain for the 1976 Oakland Raiders Super Bowl XI Championship team.