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Wentford Gaines

American football player


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Wentford Elijah "Mumbo" Gaines is a former American football defensive back who played in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Chicago Bears.Early life Gaines was raised in Anderson, South Carolina. In high school, he was noted more for his basketball and track performances, but when he failed receive any basketball scholarship offers, he decided to turn his attention to football. He attended Ferrum Junior College in Ferrum, Virginia. After two years at Ferrum he attended Tennessee Tech for a year before transferring to the University of Cincinnati where he played football and majored in Health Administration.

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Ferrum College

Private college in Ferrum, Virginia, U.S.