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Baptiste Manzini
No. 44     
Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1920-08-27)August 27, 1920
Place of birth: Treveskyn, Pennsylvania
Date of death: May 9, 2008(2008-05-09) (aged 87)
Place of death: Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Saint Vincent
NFL Draft: 1943 / Round: 21 / Pick: 192
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Philadelphia Eagles ( 1944 1945)
Career highlights and awards
Games     23
Interceptions     1
Fumbles recovered     2
Stats at NFL.com

Baptiste John "Bap" Manzini (August 27, 1920 – May 9, 2008) was a professional American football center and high school football coach.

Manzini was born August 27, 1920 in Treveskyn, Pennsylvania. He attended Saint Vincent College, where he was an all-state center. Upon graduation, he joined the United States Air Force. He played in three seasons in the National Football League, 1944 and 1945 for the Philadelphia Eagles and 1948, one game for the Detroit Lions and three games again for the Eagles. When his playing career ended, he coached high school football in Pennsylvania for 30 years at the former Bellmar High School and at Thomas Jefferson High School. Overall, his record was 203–74–8.

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