Stanley Shakespeare
No. 81
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born:(1963-02-05)February 5, 1963
Auburn, New York
Died:April 26, 2005(2005-04-26) (aged 42)
Jupiter, Florida
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:Lake Worth
(Lake Worth Beach, Florida)
College:Miami (FL)
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at · PFR

Stanley C. Shakespeare (February 5, 1963 – April 26, 2005) was an American football wide receiver who played one season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Miami and attended Lake Worth High School in Lake Worth Beach, Florida.[1] He was a member of the Buccaneers during the 1987 NFLPA strike.[2] He drowned on April 26, 2005 after being knocked off his boat by a large wave.[3]


  1. ^ "STANLEY SHAKESPEARE". Archived from the original on November 29, 2014. Retrieved November 23, 2014.
  2. ^ "Stanley Shakespeare". Retrieved November 23, 2014.
  3. ^ "Drowning Victim Is Ex-um Standout". April 28, 2005. Retrieved November 23, 2014.