Walt Vezmar
Personal information
Date of birth: January 1, 1925(1925-01-01)
Place of birth: Detroit, Michigan
Date of death: May 28, 1981(1981-05-28) (aged 56)
Place of death: Pollock, Louisiana
Career information
College: Michigan State University
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Detroit Lions ( 1946 1947)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Stats at

Walter Vezmar (January 1, 1925 – May 28, 1981) was an American football player. He played college football for Michigan State College (later known as Michigan State University) in 1945. After one year at Michigan State, he was declared academically ineligible and signed with the Detroit Lions in June 1946.[1] He appeared in 11 games for the Lions 1946 at age 21 and also appeared in two games in 1947.[2][3]


  1. "Grades Bad, Makes The Grade On Grid". Ironwood Daily Globe: p. 7. June 22, 1946.
  2. "Walt Vezmar". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved November 3, 2015.
  3. The ESPN Pro Football Encyclopedia (first ed.). Sterling Publishing. 2007. ISBN 1-4027-4216-9.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.