Settles is an American surname, and may refer to:

* Ron Settles (1959-1981), American football running back
* Spencer Gene Settles (born 1953), American football defensive linebacker
* Tony Settles (born 1964), former American football linebacker

ee also

* Settle (disambiguation)

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  • Ron Settles — (June 12, 1959 mdash; June 2, 1981) was a California State University, Long Beach Banning High School football player who was arrested by the Signal Hill Police Department in 1981. The morning after his arrest, he was found severely beaten and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Spencer Gene Settles — was a defensive linebacker for the UCLA Bruins during the 1971 1974 seasons. In 1974 he was the recipient of the UCLA Bruins Henry R. Sanders trophy for Most Valuable Player (MVP). Upon graduation in 1970 from B.C. Elmore High School in Houston,… …   Wikipedia

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  • that settles it — spoken phrase used for saying that you have made a decision because you have enough information, or because you do not want an annoying or unpleasant situation to continue That settles it! I’m leaving. Thesaurus: describing and relating to… …   Useful english dictionary

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