Allan Ellis was born in Los Angeles. He went to Centennial High School in Compton and attended UCLA. He played defensive back for the Bruins and won many awards in college. He was a 5th round draft pick of the Bears and played cornerback with them from from 1973-1980. He finished out his career with the Chargers in 1981. He was invited to the Pro Bowl in 1973. When he was with the Bears, he was one of the best defensive men on the roster. After his playing days, Ellis had coached a youth football team and conducted youth football camps. Ellis was named a Top 100 Chicago Bears of All Time.

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More on the Chicago Bears. Here at the other Chicago Bears terms that we have released for the month of September:

Space Shuttle and Chicago Bears

Richie Petibon

Bennie McRae

Rosey Taylor

George Halas

Luke Johnsos

Harlon Hill

Dick Gordon

James “Big Cat” Williams

Bobby Joe Green

Fred Williams

Larry Morris

Joe Kopcha

Wilber Marshall

Willie Gault

Tom Thayer

Ted Karras

Joey Sternaman

Wally Chambers

Mark Bortz

Bo Farrington

Gabe Carimi

Keith Van Horne

Two of our books.

We have published several books that cover some material on the Chicago Bears. One of our recent books is called PAPA BEAR AND THE CHICAGO BEARS’ WINNING WAYS reviews the exciting story of George Halas and his dynamic role in professional football for those in middle school and older. Author: Patrick McCaskey. Visit Amazon, Great offer today on this great educational and sports resource for middle grades students! 

Our most ambitious book on sports is a 2014 effort called PILLARS OF THE NFL. This book is a real collector’s book on the 10 greatest coaches in NFL history. It includes stats as well as stories and more. Visit Amazon, this one is also offered at a great price today.