Roy Schmidt
No. 63, 55, 66, 68
Personal information
Born:(1942-05-03)May 3, 1942
Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.
Died:September 11, 2022(2022-09-11) (aged 80)
Athens, Georgia, U.S.
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:248 lb (112 kg)
Career information
High school:Oxnard (CA)
College:Long Beach State
NFL Draft:1965 / Round: 13 / Pick: 178
AFL Draft:1965 / Round: Red Shirt 11 / Pick: 87
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Roy Lee Schmidt (May 3, 1942 – September 11, 2022)[1] was an American professional football player who was an offensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL) for the New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins, and the Minnesota Vikings. He played college football at Long Beach State University and was drafted in the thirteenth round of the 1965 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers.

Schmidt was the great uncle of international basketball player, Sami Whitcomb.[2]


  1. ^ Roy Lee Schmidt
  2. ^ "Sami Whitcomb Biography". Retrieved July 27, 2015.