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Nick Buoniconti. Nicholas Anthony Buoniconti (December 15, 1940 – July 30, 2019) was an American professional football player who was a middle linebacker in the American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL). He played for the Boston Patriots and Miami Dolphins, winning two Super Bowls with the Dolphins.
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Nick Buoniconti with his son Marc in 1989. Marc’s paralysis from a college football injury inspired his father to help found the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, which conducts research on brain ...
Nick Buoniconti played guard on offense and linebacker on defense at Notre Dame. An undersized player, he defied all the numbers by which pro scouts judge potential. He wasn’t even drafted by a National Football League team, and lasted until the thirteenth round of the 1962 American Football League Draft, before being tapped by the Boston Patriots.
Nick Buoniconti was born on December 15, 1940 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Miller Lite: Tastes Great, Less Filling (1973), The NFL on CBS (1956) and The NFL on NBC (1965). He was previously married to Lynn Weiss and Teresa Marie Salamano. He died on July 30, 2019 in Bridgehampton, Long Island, New York, USA.
Marc and Nick Buoniconti. But this was the biggest tackle of his life—a challenge much larger than any championship game in which he had ever played. Buoniconti’s beloved son Marc, a linebacker at The Citadel, became a quadriplegic after suffering a spinal cord injury while playing in a college football game.
NOTE: Nick Buoniconti passed away on July 30, 2019 at the age of 78. On a beautiful autumn Saturday in 1985 the former University of Notre Dame football player was paying a visit, as he did every year, to his college roommate’s farm in New Jersey. They were doing what longtime pals always do at these kind of get togethers, swapping tall tales ...
Footballer Nick Buoniconti. Nick died on July 30, 2019, at the age of 78. Nick garnered his net worth over 12 years of his professional career. On top of his glorious career, Nick enjoyed a massive net worth, estimated at $83 million. Childhood and youth. Nicholas’s birthplace was Springfield. He was born to his parents on December 15, 1940.
Nick Buoniconti also had a successful post-football career in broadcasting and business. "Nick will be remembered as a champion on and off the field. He was the leader of one of the most dominant ...
Nick Buoniconti’s son, Marc Buoniconti, was paralyzed from the shoulders down making a tackle for The Citadel in 1985. In 1985, he and Marc Buoniconti helped to found the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, which has become the world’s largest spinal cord injury research center.