Frank Charles Budka (born March 20, 1942) is a former American football quarterback for Pompano Beach High School in Florida, and the University of Notre Dame. He also played professionally for one season in the NFL with the Los Angeles Rams as a safety, having been drafted and subsequently released by the Chicago Bears.
|Born:||March 20, 1942|
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg)|
|College||University of Notre Dame|
|NFL draft||1964 / Round: 4 / Pick 56|
|1964||Chicago Bears (NFL)|
|1964||Los Angeles Rams (NFL)|
The 1963 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1963 NCAA University Division football season.1964 NFL Draft
The 1964 National Football League draft was held in Chicago, Illinois, at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers on Monday, December 2, 1963.The first overall pick was Dave Parks, an end from Texas Tech, selected by the San Francisco 49ers.The AFL draft was two days earlier, on Saturday, November 30. In the next two years, the drafts were held on the same day; following the merger agreement in June 1966, a common draft was instituted for 1967.
The 1964 NFL Draft is notable for the highest number of players enshrined in Pro Football Hall of Fame - 11 PlayersList of Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the NFL Draft
This is a list of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football players in the NFL Draft.List of Notre Dame Fighting Irish starting quarterbacks
The following individuals have started games at quarterback for the University of Notre Dame football team, updated through the 2018 season.
The year of induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, if applicable, is designated alongside the respective player's final season.List of University of Notre Dame athletes
This list of University of Notre Dame athletes includes graduates, non-graduate former students, and current students of Notre Dame who are notable for their achievements within athletics, sometimes before or after their time at Notre Dame. Other alumni can be found in the list of University of Notre Dame alumni.
Although Notre Dame is highly ranked academically, it has also been called a "jock school" as it has produced a large number of athletes. Intercollegiate sports teams at Notre Dame are called the "Fighting Irish". Notre Dame offers 13 varsity sports for both men and women: Men's American Football, Men's Baseball, Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Cross Country, Men's and Women's Fencing, Men's and Women's Golf, Men's Ice Hockey, Men's and Women's Lacrosse, Women's Rowing, Men's and Women's Soccer, Women's Softball, Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving, Men's and Women's Tennis, Men's and Women's Track and Field, and Women's Volleyball. Approximately 400 students have gone on to play professional American football in the National Football League, the American Football League, or the All-America Football Conference, with many others going to play other sports professionally. Some athletes have also participated in the Olympic Games.