Lawrence Edward Coutre (April 11, 1928 – May 19, 2008) was a halfback in the National Football League (NFL).

Larry Coutre
No. 27, 24
Personal information
Born:(1928-04-11)April 11, 1928
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died:May 19, 2008(2008-05-19) (aged 80)
Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight:175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school:St. George (Illinois)
College:Notre Dame
NFL Draft:1950 / Round: 4 / Pick: 43
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at · PFR


Coutre was born on April 11, 1928, in Chicago.[1]

Coutre died May 19, 2008, due to a heart aneurysm in Boca Raton, Florida.


Coutre was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the fourth round of the 1950 NFL Draft and played that season with the team. After two seasons away from the NFL, he would split the 1953 NFL season between the Packers and the Baltimore Colts.

He played at the collegiate level at the University of Notre Dame.[2]

He was also in the FBI and served papers to lawyers.

See also


  1. ^ "Larry Coutre Stats".
  2. ^ "NFL Players | Past & Current NFL Players".