Ad Wenke

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Ad Wenke
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1898-01-22)January 22, 1898
Place of birth: Pender, Nebraska
Date of death: March 3, 1961(1961-03-03) (aged 63)
Place of death: Lincoln, Nebraska
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
College: Nebraska
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 12
Player stats at

Adolph Eilert "Ad" Wenke (January 22, 1898 – March 3, 1961) was a player in the National Football League and a state supreme court justice in the state of Nebraska.[1] Of German ancestry,[1] Wenke played college football for the Nebraska Cornhuskers.[2] He played with the Milwaukee Badgers during the 1923 NFL season.[3]


  1. ^ a b "German ancestry Politicians in Nebraska". The Political Graveyard. Retrieved 10 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Adolph Eilert Wenke". Find a Grave. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Ad Wenke". Retrieved 2011-01-11. 

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