A former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers and the New England Patriots. He played college football at the United States Naval Academy (Navy) and was a 3 year letter winner and a two-time all-East selection. In 2009, he was selected to the Navy Marine Corps Memorial All-Stadium Defensive Line. Bob is a member of the Navy Sports Hall of Fame and in 2016 he was inducted into the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. He remains active in the Naval Academy community via his involvement as a Trustee of the United States Naval Academy Foundation since 2004.