American Football Database
Rob Rubick
No. 84     
Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1960-09-27) September 27, 1960 (age 61)
Place of birth: Newberry, Michigan
Career information
College: Grand Valley State
NFL Draft: 1982 / Round: 12 / Pick: 326
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Detroit Lions ( 1982)
Career highlights and awards
Receptions     44
Receiving yards     511
Touchdowns     3

Robin (Rob) James Rubick is a former NFL Tight End for the Detroit Lions. He attended Grand Valley State. He was drafted in the 1982 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions in the twelfth round.

As an NFL player Rubick played in 88 games, had 4 touchdowns (3 receiving, 1 rushing), 44 receptions, and 1 carry.

From 1999 to 2007, he served as the Detroit Lions studio analyst on the Detroit Sports Report, and later on Lions Live, on Fox Sports Detroit. Rubick was the radio color commentator for EMU football on WEMU from 2004-10. After leaving professional football, Rubick received master's degrees from Eastern Michigan University and Marygrove College and currently works as a physical education and health teacher at Zemmer Middle School in Lapeer, Michigan.[1] In 2010, he became the color commentator for preseason games on the Detroit Lions Television Network.[2]

Rubick frequently participates in charity basketball games with other former and current Lions players, often against volunteer firefighters to help raise money for local communities around Michigan.