American Football Database
American Football Database
Robbie Tobeck
No. 61     
Guard; Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1970-03-06) March 6, 1970 (age 51)
Place of birth: Tarpon Springs, Florida
Career information
College: Washington State
Undrafted in 1993
Debuted in 1994 for the Atlanta Falcons
Last played in 2006 for the Seattle Seahawks
Career history
* Atlanta Falcons (1993–1999)
Career highlights and awards
* Pro Bowl (2005)
Games played     176
Games started     166
Fumbles recovered     4
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Robert Lee Tobeck[1] (/ˈtbɛk/; born March 6, 1970) is a former American football center who played fourteen seasons in the National Football League (NFL). Tobeck played six seasons for Seattle Seahawks after being acquired as a free agent from the Atlanta Falcons after signing as a rookie in 1993.

Tobeck started his college career after accepting a scholarship to Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, but was redshirted as a freshman. He transferred to Kilgore College, a junior college in Kilgore, Texas for two years and then went on to play big league college football at Washington State University.

During high school, Tobeck attended New Port Richey (FL) Christian, which, until his senior year, only offered a flag football program. However, the basketball program was a standout and Tobeck was a major part of its program.

He retired at the end of the 2006 NFL season, on January 15, 2007 after a playoff loss to the Chicago Bears. [1]

He played in two Super Bowls, Super Bowl XXXIII as a member of the Falcons and Super Bowl XL as a Seahawk.


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