Jack Robbins
No. 55
Born:January 23, 1916
Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
Died:January 1983
Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.
Career information
Position(s)Halfback, Quarterback
Height6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight183 lb (83 kg)
NFL draft1938, Round: 1, Pick: 5
Drafted byChicago Cardinals
Career history
As player
1938–1939Chicago Cardinals
Career highlights and awards
Career stats
Rushing attempts101
Rushing yards310
Passing yards1076

Jack William Robbins (January 23, 1916 – January 1983) was an American football halfback who played two seasons in the National Football League (NFL) for the Chicago Cardinals.[1] Robbins also played quarterback during his two years in the NFL.

Robbins played college football and basketball at the University of Arkansas before being selected in the 1938 NFL draft, where he was the first of four Arkansas Razorbacks drafted.[2]


  1. ^ "Jack Robbins NFL Profile". NFL. Retrieved July 21, 2008.
  2. ^ "1938 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 25, 2023.