- Position: Safety
- School: Texas A&M
- High School: Houston, TX (Westbury HS)
- Years: 1968-1970
- Inducted: 1997
- Place of Birth: San Antonio, TX
- Date of Birth: Jun 20, 1949
- Jersey Number: 36
- Height: 6-2
- Weight: 195
Member BiographyDave Elmendorf won many honors. In 1970, he was named
All-America defensive back in football. He also was
named Academic All-America and won a graduate scholarship
from the National Football Foundation. In the spring
of 1971, he was named an outfielder on the All-America
baseball team and he graduated from Texas A&M with honors
and a degree in economic studies.
In addition to playing defensive back for Texas A&M in
1970, he returned 23 kickoffs for an average of 19.9 yards
and returned 13 punts for an average of 10 yards.
The Atlanta Braves tried to sign him to a baseball
contract when he finished high school. He turned them
down and enrolled at Texas A&M. After college, he played
nine years of pro football with the Los Angeles Rams.
He became a broadcaster on radio and TV, became a director
of course acquisition for the American Golf Corporation,
and in 1989 became general manager of Sugar Creek Golf
Club in Houston, Texas.