Jack Dolbin

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Jack Dolbin
No. 82
Born:(1948-10-12)October 12, 1948
Pottsville, Pennsylvania
Died:August 1, 2019(2019-08-01) (aged 70)
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Career information
Position(s)Wide receiver
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight180 lb (82 kg)
CollegeWake Forest
Career history
As player
Pottstown Firebirds (ACFL)
1971Schuylkill County Coal Crackers (SFL)
1974Chicago Fire (WFL)
1975–1979Denver Broncos
Career highlights and awards
SUMMARY Career G 62 AV 20 Rec 94 Yds 1576 Y/R 16.8 TD 7 FantPt 207.5

John Tice Dolbin, Jr.[1] (October 12, 1948 – August 1, 2019) was a professional American football wide receiver who played five seasons for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League.[2] He started for the Broncos in Super Bowl XII and played in 62 consecutive games for the Broncos during his five-season tenure with the team.[3] He is considered one of the most successful players that surged from the World Football League. Before his WFL career he played on sandlots for the semi-pro Pottstown Firebirds of the Atlantic Coast Football League and Schuylkill County Coal Crackers of the Seaboard Football League. National College of Chiropractic graduate and nationally recognized expert on chiropractic and sports.[4]


  1. ^ https://www.denverpost.com/2019/08/08/jack-dolbin-dies-broncos-receiver/
  2. ^ https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/readingeagle/obituary.aspx?n=john-dolbin&pid=193550926&fhid=10253
  3. ^ https://www.republicanherald.com/mobile/news/pottsville-mourns-legend-dolbin-broncos-wide-receiver-chiropractor-has-passed-away-1.2515992
  4. ^ Dolbin, Jack. "Cards".