Bob Zimny
Personal information
Date of birth: (1921-12-11)December 11, 1921
Place of birth: Chicago, Illinois
Date of death: August 11, 2011(2011-08-11) (aged 89)
Place of death: Shelbyville, Indiana
Career information
College: Indiana
NFL Draft: 1944 / Round: 28 / Pick: 287
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Chicago Cardinals ( 1945 1949)
Career highlights and awards
* NFL Champion (1947)
Stats at

Robert John Zimny (December 11, 1921 – August 11, 2011) was an American football tackle who played two seasons with the Chicago Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Brooklyn Tigers in the 28th round of the 1944 NFL Draft. He played college football at Indiana University and attended St. Rita of Cascia High School in Chicago, Illinois.[1] He was a member of the Chicago Cardinals team that won the 1947 NFL Championship.


  1. "BOB ZIMNY". Archived from the original on 26 August 2014. Retrieved 22 August 2014.

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