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Dave Sparks
Date of birth: (1928-04-28)April 28, 1928
Place of birth: Arlington County, Virginia
Date of death: December 17, 1954(1954-12-17) (aged 26)
Career information
Position(s): Offensive lineman
College: South Carolina
NFL Draft: 1951 / Round: 15 / Pick: 173
Organizations
 As player:
1951
1954
San Francisco 49ers
Washington Redskins
Playing stats at NFL.com

David Walter Sparks (April 28, 1928 – December 17, 1954) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the San Francisco 49ers and the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of South Carolina and was drafted in the fifteenth round of the 1951 NFL Draft.

In 1954, Sparks died from a heart attack at age 26 during his career with the Washington Redskins.

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