Oldest Living Pro Football Players

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Frederick Leroy 'Fred' Robinson


Fred Robinson

Date of Birth: September 2, 1930, in West Haven, Connecticut ( years old)


He is one of the Oldest Living Professional football players

Did you know?

Fred Robinson was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 14th round in the

1955 NFL Draft.

He attended West Haven High School, West Haven, Connecticut.  He then

went to Suffield Academy located in Suffield, Connecticut for one year

before heading to the University of Washington.

After two years at Washington, he entered the U.S. Army.  While there, he played

football for the Fort Ord team in 1953 and 1954.  He then went back to the

University of Washington for his final two years of college.



1957 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1958 Toronto Argonauts (CFL)


University of Washington