American Football Database
American Football Database
Rod Achter
Date of birth: (1961-02-14) February 14, 1961 (age 60)
Place of birth: Oregon, Ohio
Career information
Position(s): WR
High school: Clay HS
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 9 / Pick: 239
Drafted by: Minnesota Vikings
Playing stats at

Rodney Lee Achter (born February 14, 1961), better known as Rod Achter, is a former gridiron football wide receiver. Achter was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the ninth round of the 1983 NFL Draft with the 239th overall pick. He later played for the Ottawa Rough Riders in 1984, recording three catches for 10 yards in two regular season games.[1]


  1. Maher, Tod; Gill, Bob (2013). The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia: Every Player, Coach and Game, 1946–2012. Maher Sports Media. p. 139. ISBN 978-0983513667.