He was born in Texas, in 1935, and went to Texas Western College.
Before the Jets
Maynard played for the New York Giants.
As a Jet
Maynard signed for the Jets. Maynard's career reached a higher level in 1965 with the team's signing of Joe Namath out of Alabama. The duo would form one of football's all-time most feared and productive passing tandems
After the Jets
He played for the St.Louis Cardinals.