Craig Penrose
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1953-07-25) July 25, 1953 (age 66)
Place of birth: Woodland, California
Career information
College: San Diego State
NFL Draft: 1976 / Round: 4 / Pick: 107
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Denver Broncos (1976–1979)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
TD-INT     5-12
Yards     711
QB Rating     41.2
Stats at

Craig R. Penrose (born July 25, 1953) is a former professional American football quarterback. He spent five seasons in the National Football League with the Denver Broncos (1976–1979) and the New York Jets (1980) and 2 seasons with the United States Football League's Denver Gold. His family origin is Cornish American.[1]

He set up in a pass happy system at San Diego State University in an era where such passing was uncommon.

  • 1974: 132/235 for 1,683 yards with 10 TD vs 9 INT.[2]
  • 1975: 198/349 for 2,660 yards with 15 TD vs 24 INT.[3]

See alsoEdit


  1. Rowse, A. L. The Cousin Jacks, The Cornish in America

External linksEdit

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