Ben Allen Tamburello, Jr. (born September 9, 1964) is a former American football guard and center who played for five seasons in the National Football League. He played for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1987–1991. He was drafted by the Eagles in the third round of the 1987 NFL Draft. He played college football at Auburn.
|Position:||Guard / center|
September 9, 1964|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||278 lb (126 kg)|
|High school:||Irondale (AL) Shades Valley|
|NFL Draft:||1987 / Round: 3 / Pick: 65|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at PFR|
Tamburello was recruited by Paul "Bear" Bryant to play college football for Alabama, but decided to play for Auburn. He played for the Tigers from 1983–1986. In 1986, he was named a unanimous All-American. He won the SEC Lineman of the Year award in 1986 and was named a team captain.
Tamburello resides in Birmingham with his wife, Kathy, and his three children: Ben III, Anna and Julia.
- Bean, Josh (January 17, 2005). "WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Ben Tamburello: Former Auburn football player". Times Daily. Retrieved 2010-04-25.
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