Jim Crocicchia

Jim Crocicchia
No. 2
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-02-19) February 19, 1964
Place of birth: Waterbury, Connecticut
Career information
College: University of Pennsylvania
Undrafted: 1987
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT: 1-0
Yards: 89
QB Rating: 82.4
Player stats at NFL.com
Career Arena statistics
Completions-Attempts: 111-238
Yards: 1,601
TD-INT: 26-9
QB Rating: 80.53
Player stats at ArenaFan.com

James Francis "Jim" Crocicchia (born February 19, 1964) is a former professional American football quarterback in the National Football League. He was a replacement player with the New York Giants in 1987. In 1988, Crocicchia played for the New York Knights of the Arena Football League.

College career

Crocicchia attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a member of the football team.[1] While at Penn, Crocicchia lead the Quakers to two Ivy League championships in 1985 & 1986.[1]

Professional career

New York Giants

After going undrafted in the 1987 NFL Draft, Crocicchia was signed by the New York Giants during the 1987 NFL strike.[1]

New York Knights

In 1988, Crocicchia played for the New York Knights of the Arena Football League.[2] The Knights went just 2-10 under Crocicchia's tenure as a starter.


  1. 1 2 3 Ron Reid (October 7, 1987). "A Giant Leap For An Ex-penn Qb". The Inquirer. Retrieved February 27, 2013.
  2. William N. Wallace (April 27, 1988). "Strike-Time Passer Tries Indoor Game". The New York Times. Retrieved March 27, 2013.

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