Bob Christian

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This article is about the American football player. For the basketball player, see Bob Christian (basketball). For the baseball player, see Bob Christian (baseball).
Bob Christian
Date of birth: (1968-11-14) November 14, 1968 (age 46)
Place of birth: Florissant, MO, United States
Career information
Position(s): Fullback
College: Northwestern
NFL Draft: 1991 / Round: 12 / Pick 310
As player:
Chicago Bears
Carolina Panthers
Atlanta Falcons
Career stats
Playing stats at

Robert Douglas Christian (born November 14, 1968 in Florissant, Missouri) is a former American football fullback who played ten seasons in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears, the Carolina Panthers, and the Atlanta Falcons from 1992 to 2002. He was selected by the Carolina Panthers in the 1995 NFL Expansion Draft.

College career[edit]

Christian played college football for Northwestern University.

Professional career[edit]

Christian played with Chicago Bears and Carolina Panthers prior to signing with Atlanta in 1997 and had 831 yards and 12 touchdowns on 193 carries in 135 games, including 85 starts. He had 230 receptions for 2,048 yards and seven touchdowns. Christian retired on March 13, 2003, after 11 seasons in the NFL.

Current career[edit]

He now is a speed and agility trainer for young athletes.


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