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Ron Solt
No. 66, 65     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1962-05-19) May 19, 1962 (age 60)
Place of birth: Bainbridge, Maryland
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 279 lb (127 kg)
Career information
College: Maryland
NFL Draft: 1984 / Round: 1 / Pick: 19
Debuted in 1984 for the Indianapolis Colts
Last played in 1992 for the Indianapolis Colts
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Ronald Matthew Solt (born May 19, 1962) is a former American football guard in the National Football League. He played professionally for the Indianapolis Colts and the Philadelphia Eagles.


Solt was born in Bainbridge, Maryland and graduated from James M. Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.[1] He played college football at the University of Maryland.

He was drafted in the first round (nineteenth overall) of the 1984 NFL Draft.[2] The Colts selected Solt with the draft pick received in the trade with the Denver Broncos, which had been forced by John Elway after he refused to play in Baltimore the year prior.[3]


  1. "Ron Solt". Retrieved November 6, 2012.
  2. "Ron Solt". Retrieved November 6, 2012.
  3. What if the Colts had called John Elway's bluff?, ESPN, February 24, 2007.

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