Chuck Shonta

Chuck Shonta
Chuck Shonta
Date of birth August 29, 1937 (1937-08-29) (age 74)
Place of birth Detroit, Michigan
Position(s) Defensive Back
College Eastern Michigan
Jersey Number 34
Career highlights
AFL All-Star 1966
Honors Boston Patriots 1960s All-Decade Team
1960-1967 AFL Boston Patriots

Charles "Chuck" Shonta (born August 29, 1937 in Detroit, Michigan) is a former college and professional American football defensive back. He attended Eastern Michigan University and played football there. In 1960 he joined the Boston Patriots of the upstart American Football League. He played there for eight seasons and was a one-time AFL All-Star selection, and is a member of the Patriots All-1960s (AFL) Team.

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