Nick Roman
No. 81     
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1947-09-23)September 23, 1947
Place of birth: Canton, Ohio
Date of death: May 18, 2003(2003-05-18) (aged 55)
Place of death: Columbus, Ohio
Career information
College: Ohio State
NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 10 / Pick: 241
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Cincinnati Bengals ( 1970 1971)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Stats at

Nicholas George Roman (September 23, 1947 – May 18, 2003) was an American football defensive end who played five seasons in the National Football League (NFL) with the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns. He was drafted by the Bengals in the tenth round of the 1970 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State University and attended Canton McKinley High School in Canton, Ohio.[1] His parents were Romanian immigrants.[2] Roman died of a heart attack at his home in Columbus, Ohio on May 18, 2003.[3]


  1. "NICK ROMAN". Retrieved November 17, 2014.
  2. The New Pioneer Volumes 1-2. Cleveland, Ohio: Cultural Association for Americans of Romanian Descent.
  3. "Nick Roman Dies At 55". May 21, 2003. Retrieved November 17, 2014.

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