Joe Reed (American football)

Joe Reed (born January 8, 1948) is a former professional American football quarterback in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the San Francisco 49ers (1972–1974) and the Detroit Lions (1975–1979). He recorded an album of standards with the 49ers' cheerleading squad, then known as the Niner Nuggets, in 1974.[1]

Joe Reed
No. 13, 19, 14
Born: (1948-01-08) January 8, 1948 (age 72)
Newport, Rhode Island
Career information
CollegeMississippi State
NFL draft1971 / Round: 11 / Pick: 283
Career history
As player
1971–1974San Francisco 49ers
1975–1979Detroit Lions


  1. ^ Joe Reed & the Niner Nuggets, Pigskin Records, 1974.

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