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Jeff Groth
No. 86, 81, 85, 48
Date of birth (1957-07-02) July 2, 1957 (age 66)
Place of birthMankato, Minnesota, U.S.
Career information
Position(s)Wide receiver
US collegeBowling Green State
NFL draft1979 / Round: 8 / Pick: 206
Career history
As player
1979Miami Dolphins
1979–1980Houston Oilers
1981–1985New Orleans Saints
Career stats

Jeffrey Eugene Groth (born July 2, 1957) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL) for the Miami Dolphins, Houston Oilers, and the New Orleans Saints.[1] Groth was also a 4th round selection of the Texas Rangers as an outfielder in the 1980 MLB Draft.

Groth attended Bowling Green University. In 1978, he played collegiate summer baseball with the Chatham A's of the Cape Cod Baseball League, and was named a league all-star and team MVP.[2][3]


  1. ^ Jeff Groth Archived 2011-11-21 at the Wayback Machine. databasefootball.
  2. ^ "Chatham A's pick up 4 wins, suffer 2 losses over past week". The Cape Cod Chronicle. Chatham, MA. July 27, 1978. p. 18.
  3. ^ "Groth Named A's MVP". The Cape Cod Chronicle. Chatham, MA. August 31, 1978. p. 23.