Ron Gardin

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Ron Gardin
Date of birth (1944-09-25) September 25, 1944 (age 72)
Place of birth New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Career information
Position(s) Cornerback, Kick returner
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg)
College Arizona
High school Ansonia
NFL draft 1970 / Round: 6 / Pick: 148
Career history
As player
19701971 Baltimoe Colts
1971 New England Patriots
Career highlights and awards
Career stats
Punt return TDs 1
Games played 22

Ron Gardin (born September 25, 1944), Connecticut All State high school football player under legendary Ansonia coach Charles J."Boots" Jarvis, Ansonia High School (Class of 1962), is a former NFL professional American Football defensive back and kick returner. He played in Super Bowl V for the Baltimore Colts. He played college football at the University of Arizona.

After his NFL career ended, he worked as a Recreational Coordinator for the Marty Birdman Recreation Center in the Tucson Parks and Recreation Department. He is a past president of the NFL's Retired Players Association.[1]


  1. ^ News Releases Arizona Super Bowl, March 13, 2007