John Kirby (American football)

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John Kirby
No. 36
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1942-05-30)May 30, 1942
Place of birth: David City, Nebraska
Date of death: May 30, 2017(2017-05-30) (aged 75)
Place of death: David City, Nebraska
Career information
High school: O'Neill (NE) St. Mary's
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 5 / Pick: 62
AFL draft: 1964 / Round: 2 / Pick: 16
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 94
Games started: 30
Fumble recoveries: 4
Player stats at NFL.com

John Patrick Kirby (May 30, 1942 - May 30, 2017) is a former professional American football player who played right outside linebacker for seven seasons for the Minnesota Vikings and the New York Giants.[1] Kirby died on May 30, 2017.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former Husker lineman John Kirby, also an ex-Viking and ex-Giant, dies". Lincoln Journal Star. June 1, 2017. Retrieved 2 June 2017. 
  2. ^ "Former Husker lineman John Kirby, also an ex-Viking and ex-Giant, dies". www.journalstar.com. The Lincoln Journal Star. June 1, 2017. Retrieved June 6, 2017.