Al Romine

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Al Romine
Position: DB/HB
Personal information
Date of birth: (1932-03-10)March 10, 1932
Place of birth: Florence, Alabama
Career information
College: North Alabama
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • UNA Athletic Hall of Fame, 1996[1]
Career NFL statistics
NFL-AFL Games played: 32
NFL-AFL Games started: 0
NFL-AFL Interceptions: 4
Stats at

Alton Rollon Romine (born March 10, 1932) is a former gridiron football defensive back and a halfback in the National Football League (NFL), the Canadian Football League (CFL), the Ontario Rugby Football Union (ORFU), and American Football League (AFL). He played for the NFL's Chicago Bears (1955) and Green Bay Packers (1955, 1958); the CFL's Toronto Argonauts (1956) and Ottawa Rough Riders (1959); the ORFU's Kitchener-Waterloo Dutchmen (1957), and the AFL's Denver Broncos (1960) and Boston Patriots (1961).[2] Romine played collegiate ball for the University of North Alabama before playing professionally for 8 seasons. He retired from football in 1961.[3] In 1963, he became the head coach of the Huntsville Rockets of the Southern Professional Football League.[4]


  1. ^ "1996 - Alton "Monk" Romine". Retrieved 2009-03-27. 
  2. ^ " - Al Romine". Retrieved January 2, 2009. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Al Romine Statistics". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved January 2, 2009. 
  4. ^ "'Test Tube' For League: Rockets, Cherokees To Give All-Out Effort". TimesDaily. July 22, 1963. p. 10. Retrieved October 13, 2014.