|Date of birth:||July 30, 1941|
|Place of birth:||New York City, New York|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||230 lb (100 kg)|
|NFL Draft:||1963 / Round: 9 / Pick: 113|
|Drafted by:||Los Angeles Rams|
Career highlights and awards
|CFL East All-Star:||1968, 1969, 1970, 1971|
|Awards:||1971 - Jeff Russel Memorial Trophy|
Mel Profit (born July 30, 1941 in New York, New York) was a football player in the CFL for six years. He was selected originally by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1963 NFL Draft. He starred as a tight end for the Toronto Argonauts.
Mel authored a book entitled "For Love, Money and Future Considerations" which gave a player's view of the CFL. The book chronicled the 1971 season in which the Toronto Argonauts played in the Grey Cup, losing to the Calgary Stampeders.
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