Joe Cerne
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1942-04-26) April 26, 1942 (age 77)
Place of birth: Črnomelj, Slovenia
Career information
College: Northwestern University
NFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 2 / Pick: 16
AFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 9 / Pick: 69
(By the Kansas City Chiefs)
Debuted in 1965 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1968 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
* San Francisco 49ers (1965-1967)
Career highlights and awards
Games played     45
Games started     0
Fumble recoveries     1
Stats at

Joseph Cerne (Template:Lang-sl) (born April 26, 1942 in Črnomelj, Slovenia) is a former professional American football center in the National Football League. He played four seasons for the San Francisco 49ers and the Atlanta Falcons. He is the first Slovene to play in the NFL.[1]


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