Joe Campanella

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Joe Campanella
Joe Campanella - 1952 Bowman Large.jpg
Campanella on a 1952 Bowman football card
No. 73
Personal information
Date of birth: (1930-09-03)September 3, 1930
Place of birth: Cleveland, Ohio
Date of death: February 15, 1967(1967-02-15) (aged 36)
Place of death: Baltimore, Maryland
Career information
College: Ohio State University
NFL Draft: 1952 / Round: 3 / Pick: 36
(By the Cleveland Browns)
Debuted in 1952
Last played in 1957
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played-started 68-2
Interceptions 3
Fumble recoveries 3
Stats at

Joseph Arthur Campanella (September 3, 1930 – February 15, 1967) was a professional American football player who played linebacker for six seasons for the Cleveland Browns and the Baltimore Colts.

He was selected by Carroll Rosenbloom to be Vice President and General Manager of the Baltimore Colts from November 1966 until his death in February 1967.