|Name Joe McLaughlin||Role American football player|
|Education University of Massachusetts Amherst|
Joseph James McLaughlin (born July 1, 1957) is a former linebacker in the National Football League. He was born in Stoneham, Massachusetts.
McLaughlin played with the Green Bay Packers during the 1979 NFL season before playing five seasons with the New York Giants. He played at the collegiate level at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.