|No. 61 Pittsburgh Steelers|
|Date of birth: March 16, 1983|
|Place of birth: Wichita, Kansas|
|Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)||Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)|
|College: Texas Christian|
|Undrafted in 2007|
|Debuted in 2008 for the Pittsburgh Steelers|
| As player:
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2009|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Jared Michael Retkofsky (born 16 March 1983 in Wichita, Kansas) is an American football long snapper for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Texas Christian.
As a free agent during the 2008 regular season, Retkofsky worked as a furniture mover.
He was re-signed by the Steelers on October 28 after long snapper Greg Warren was placed on season-ending injured reserve. Retkofsky served as the Steelers' long snapper through the rest of the regular season and playoffs as the Steelers beat the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII. Retkofsky was waived by the Steelers on April 30, After a suffering a broken shoulder for a non-football related incident.
He played for the New York Sentinels of the United Football League. Following the completion of the inagural UFL season, Retkofsky returned to working for a moving compnay before being resigned by the Steelers.