Gene Schroeder
Gene Schroeder - 1952 Bowman Large.jpg
Schroeder on a 1952 Bowman football card
Born: (1929-03-03) March 3, 1929 (age 93)
United States Washington, D.C.
Career information
Position(s)Wide Receiver
NFL draft1951 / Round: 1 / Pick 12
Career history
As player
1951–1957Chicago Bears
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls1
Career stats

Gene Schroeder (born March 3, 1929) is a retired American football wide receiver in the National Football League who played six years for the Chicago Bears.[1] Schroeder played college football at the University of Virginia, and was a first round pick in the 1951 NFL Draft.[2]


  1. ^ "Gene Schroeder". Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  2. ^ Hamnik, Al (13 August 2014). "Former Bears' star Gene Schroeder hoping to savor a Super Bowl title". Northwest Indiana Times. Retrieved 23 October 2016.