Jerry Golsteyn

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Jerry Golsteyn
Date of birth: (1954-08-06) August 6, 1954 (age 60)
Place of birth: West Allis, Wisconsin, United States
Career information
Position(s): Quarterback
College: Northern Illinois
NFL Draft: 1976 / Round: 12 / Pick 333
Organizations
As player:
1977-1978
1979
1979
1981
1982-1983
1984
1985
New York Giants
Baltimore Colts
Detroit Lions
Orlando Americans (AFA)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Los Angeles Raiders
Orlando Renegades (USFL)
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Jerry Mark Golsteyn (born August 6, 1954 in West Allis, Wisconsin) is a former professional American football player. A 12th round drafted quarterback from Northern Illinois University, Golsteyn played in 8 NFL seasons from 1977 to 1984 for 5 different teams. He also played a brief stint for the Orlando Americans in the American Football Association in 1981, becoming one of the few NFL-caliber players to play in that league. (The fact that Golsteyn was a star in the league was occasionally used as a joke regarding the AFA's inability to sign marquee talent.) He then played for the Orlando Renegades of the USFL in 1985.