John Robert Tripson
Height: 6-3 Weight: 220 lbs.
Born: September 17, 1919 in Madero, TX
Died: July 6, 1997 in Vero Beach, FL
High School: Mission
College: Mississippi St. (school history)
Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 6th round (45th overall) of the 1941 NFL Draft.