American Football Database
American Football Database
Irv Pankey
Date of birth: (1958-02-15) February 15, 1958 (age 63)
Place of birth: Aberdeen, Maryland, United States
Career information
Position(s): Offensive tackle
College: Penn State
NFL Draft: 1980 / Round: 2 / Pick 50
 As player:
Los Angeles Rams
Indianapolis Colts
Playing stats at

Irvin Lee Pankey (born February 15, 1958) is a former American football offensive lineman who played twelve seasons in the National Football League, mainly for the Los Angeles Rams. He played offensive tackle at Penn State and was a team captain in 1979. He attended Aberdeen High School, Aberdeen, Maryland.


Pankey has twin sons who play college football for Oregon State; Keith Pankey plays linebacker, and his brother, Kevin, is a tight end.[1] He has a daughter, Kiley, who attends Mt. Whitney High School in Visalia, California Pankey is now a teacher and serves as an assistant coach at the College of the Sequoias in Visalia, California.[2] Coach Pankey also helps out at football camps such as Linemen Inc.