American Football Database
American Football Database
Joe Bock
No. 56, 65, 66, 77     
Defensive lineman,
Long snapper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1959-07-21) July 21, 1959 (age 62)
Place of birth: Rochester, New York
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
College: University of Virginia
Debuted in 1981 for the Buffalo Bills
Last played in 2006 for the New York/New Jersey Revolution
Career history
Career highlights and awards
*appeared in ArenaBowl II
NFL games     2
Stats at
Tackles     1
Sacks     1.0
Stats at

Joseph Alan "Joe" Bock (born July 21, 1959 in Rochester, New York, USA) is a former American professional football player.

He attended East Rochester High School and played college football at the University of Virginia from 1977 to 1981. He was a defensive lineman and long snapper.

Professional football career

Bock's professional career was from 1981–1988 and he also played in 2006 for the Rochester Raiders and the New York/New Jersey Revolution of the Great Lakes Indoor Football League. He played for the Buffalo Bills in 1981 and 1987, the Birmingham Stallions of the USFL in 1983 and 1985, the Houston Gamblers in 1984, and the St. Louis Cardinals in 1987. In 1988, Bock played in the Arena Football League for the Chicago Bruisers and appeared in ArenaBowl II.