John Reger

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John Reger
No. 50, 51
Mal Alberts and John Reger.jpg
Mal Alberts and John Reger at the Pittsburgh Writers Dinner in 1961
Date of birth (1931-09-11)September 11, 1931
Place of birth Wheeling, West Virginia
Date of death September 19, 2013(2013-09-19) (aged 82)
Place of death Tampa, Florida
Career information
Position(s) Linebacker
College Pittsburgh
Career history
As player
1955–1963 Pittsburgh Steelers
1964–1966 Washington Redskins
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls 3
Career stats

John George Reger (September 11, 1931 – September 19, 2013) was a former American football linebacker. He played in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Washington Redskins, and participated in three Pro Bowls during his 12-year career. Reger played college football at the University of Pittsburgh.[1][2] He died in Tampa, Florida in 2013.[3]