Lininger on a 1951 Bowman football card
|Linebacker / Center|
|Date of birth:June 27, 1927|
|Place of birth: Van Wert, Ohio|
|Date of death: August 30, 2002(aged 75)|
|Place of death: Kennesaw, Georgia|
|College: Ohio State|
|NFL Draft: 1949 / Round: 21 / Pick: 202|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Detroit Lions ( 1950– 1951)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Raymond Jack Lininger (June 27, 1927 – August 30, 2002) was an American football linebacker who played two seasons with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 21st round of the 1949 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State University and attended Van Wert High School in Van Wert, Ohio.
- ↑ "RAY LININGER". profootballarchives.com. http://www.profootballarchives.com/lini00200.html. Retrieved December 26, 2014.
- ↑ "Lininger played a major role in first Rose Bowl win". Northwest Columbus News. September 3, 2003. https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1388&dat=20030903&id=sssxAAAAIBAJ&sjid=YRIEAAAAIBAJ&pg=5539,5413599. Retrieved December 26, 2014.