Hall of Fame - Inductee Detail

Tom Curtis

Tom Curtis

Details

  • Position: Safety
  • School: Michigan
  • High School: Aurora, OH (Aurora HS)
  • Years: 1967-1969
  • Inducted: 2005
  • Place of Birth: Cleveland, OH
  • Date of Birth: Nov 01, 1947
  • Jersey Number: 25
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 184

Member Biography

A consensus All-America selection in 1969, Tom Curtis set a then-NCAA career record with 431 interception return yards and led the nation with 10 interceptions in 1968. His 25 career interceptions is a school record, ranks second all-time in Big Ten conference history and is tied for fourth in NCAA history. Curtis helped Michigan to a share of the Big Ten title in 1969. Following his collegiate career, Curtis played two seasons with the Baltimore Colts (1970-71) and was a member of the Super Bowl V championship team. Today, Curtis is owner and publisher of the Football News and three NFL team publications.