Acquired from the Washington Redskins in 1951, John Martinkovic brought determined, steady play to his left defensive end spot over six seasons in Green Bay, from 1951-’56.
During his Packer career, the 6’3”, 245-pound Martinkovic, who played collegiately at Xavier University, returned a Deral Teteak punt block and a fumble for touchdowns. Traded to the New York Giants in 1957, Martinkovic returned to make Green Bay his home after his playing career.
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