Elmer Collett

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Elmer Collett
Date of birth: (1944-11-07) November 7, 1944 (age 70)
Place of birth: Oakland, California
Career information
Position(s): Guard
College: San Francisco State
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 14 / Pick 208
As player:
San Francisco 49ers
Baltimore Colts
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1969
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Charles Elmer Collett (born 1944) is a retired firefighter with the Kentfield Fire District and former professional American football player. He played eleven seasons in the National Football League for the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Colts. Notably, he is an actual gold mining "ex-49er" and owner of a gold mining claim in the Sierra foothills on the Middle Fork Yuba River. He now resides in Stinson Beach, California. Elmer and former wife, Lisa, are parents of sons, Ramsey and Casey. He enjoys fishing, hiking and boogie boarding. He has two brothers and a sister all residing in California.


He played as a guard in football. He is now retired and lives in Stinson Beach.