Joe Profit

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Joe Profit
Date of birth (1949-08-13) August 13, 1949 (age 66)
Place of birth Lake Providence, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s) Running back
College Northeast Louisiana University
NFL Draft 1971 / Round: 1 / Pick 7
Career history
As player
1971–1973
1973
Atlanta Falcons
New Orleans Saints
Birmingham Americans
Career stats

Joe Profit (born August 13, 1949) is a former American football running back with the Atlanta Falcons in the National Football League (NFL). He spent two seasons, plus part of a third, on the Atlanta Falcons before moving to the New Orleans Saints. He was selected in the first round with the seventh overall pick in the 1971 NFL Draft. In his three seasons in the NFL, he rushed 133 times for 471 yards and three touchdowns. He spent the 1974 season with the Birmingham Americans and 1975 with the Birmingham Vulcans, both of the World Football League.

He played college football at Northeast Louisiana University.