Wayne Capers

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Wayne Capers
No. 80, 87
Date of birth (1961-05-17) May 17, 1961 (age 56)
Place of birth Miami, Florida
Career information
Position(s) WR
College Kansas
NFL draft 1983 / Round: 2 / Pick 52
Career history
As player
1983–1984 Pittsburgh Steelers
1985–1986 Indianapolis Colts
Career stats

Wayne Capers (born May 17, 1961 in Miami, Florida) is a former professional American football player who played wide receiver for four seasons for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts. Prior to his professional career Capers was an All-Big Eight receiver at the University of Kansas.[1] Caper's wife, the former Robbin Smith, played in 82 games for the Kansas women's basketball team from 1979-80 through 1981-82. Robbin attended Pittsburgh's Schenley High School and majored in: communication studies.[2] Caper's son, Wayne Capers Jr. played in 14 games for the University of Arizona in 2012 & 2013 and transferred to Duquesne University in the spring of 2014.[3]


  1. ^ Duquesne, University of. "The Duquesne University Official Athletic Site". http://www.goduquesne.com/.  External link in |website= (help)
  2. ^ Capers, Wayne. "Wayne Capers Jr.". www.weebly.com. 
  3. ^ http://footba11ran.weebly.com/.  Missing or empty |title= (help)