Jim Staton

James B. “Jim” Staton, Jr.

(1927-1993)

Jim Staton

Jim Staton was an All-American tackle at Wake Forest and played in the 1950 North-South College All-Star Game. Staton was drafted in 1951 by the Washington Redskins. Staton only played one year in the NFL before going to the Canadian Football League from 1952 to 1957 where he would play for three division-winning teams in Montreal. Staton was named all-CFL five times. In 1992, Staton was inducted into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame.

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