Player Bios

 The Chantilly Show 

July 14-16, 2017

 Player Bios

Jonathan Allen

No. 95 Washington Redskins
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: January 16, 1995 (age 22)
Place of birth: Anniston, Alabama
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 291 lb (132 kg)
Career information
High school: Ashburn (VA) Stone Bridge
College: Alabama
NFL Draft: 2017 / Round: 1 / Pick: 17
Career history
Washington Redskins (2017–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
CFP national champion (2015)
3× SEC champion (2014–2016)
SEC Defensive Player of the Year (2016)
Bronko Nagurski Trophy (2016)
Lombardi Award (2016)
Chuck Bednarik Award (2016)
Unanimous All-American (2016)
3× First-team All-SEC (2014–2016)

Brady Anderson

Outfielder
Born: January 18, 1964 (age 53)
Silver Spring, Maryland
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 4, 1988, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
May 20, 2002, for the Cleveland Indians
MLB statistics
Batting average .256
Home runs 210
Runs batted in 761
Teams
Boston Red Sox (1988)
Baltimore Orioles (1988–2001)
Cleveland Indians (2002)
Career highlights and awards
3× All-Star (1992, 1996, 1997)
Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame

Morten Andersen

No. 7, 5, 8
Position: Kicker
Personal information
Date of birth: August 19, 1960 (age 56)
Place of birth: Copenhagen, Denmark
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Indianapolis (IN) Ben Davis
College: Michigan State
NFL Draft: 1982 / Round: 4 / Pick: 86
Career history
New Orleans Saints (1982–1994)
Atlanta Falcons (1995–2000)
New York Giants (2001)
Kansas City Chiefs (2002–2003)
Minnesota Vikings (2004)
Atlanta Falcons (2006–2007)
Career highlights and awards
First-team All-American (1981)
7× Pro Bowl (1985–1988, 1990, 1992, 1995)
6× First-team All-Pro (1985–1988, 1992, 1995)
2× Golden Toe Award (1986, 1995)
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame
NFL records
2,544 points scored, career
565 field goals made, career
709 field goals attempted, career
382 games played
Career NFL statistics
Field goals: 565/709 (.797)
Extra points: 849/859 (.988)
Points scored: 2,544

Mel Blount

No. 47
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: April 10, 1948 (age 69)
Place of birth: Vidalia, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Lyons (GA)
College: Southern
NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 3 / Pick: 53
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (1970–1983)
Career highlights and awards
4× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
5× Pro Bowl (1975, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1981)
4× First-team All-Pro (1975–1977, 1981)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1978, 1979)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1975)
AFC Defensive Player of the Year (1975)
NFL interceptions leader (1975)
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 57
Interception yards: 736
Touchdowns: 2

Wade Boggs

Third baseman
Born: June 15, 1958 (age 58)
Omaha, Nebraska
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 10, 1982, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
August 27, 1999, for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays
MLB statistics
Batting average .328
Hits 3,010
Home runs 118
Runs batted in 1,014
Teams
Boston Red Sox (1982–1992)
New York Yankees (1993–1997)
Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998–1999)
Career highlights and awards
12× All-Star (1985–1996)
World Series champion (1996)
2× Gold Glove Award (1994, 1995)
8× Silver Slugger Award (1983, 1986–1989, 1991, 1993, 1994)
5× AL batting champion (1983, 1985–1988)
Boston Red Sox #26 retired
Tampa Bay Rays #12 retired
Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame
Member of the National
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Inducted 2005
Vote 91.9% (first ballot)

Joey Bosa

No. 99 Los Angeles Chargers
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: July 11, 1995 (age 21)
Place of birth: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 280 lb (127 kg)
Career information
High school: Fort Lauderdale (FL) Aquinas
College: Ohio State
NFL Draft: 2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
Career history
San Diego / Los Angeles Chargers (2016–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (2016)
PFWA All-Rookie Team (2016)
CFP national champion (2014)
Big Ten champion (2014)
Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year (2014)
2× Consensus All-American (2014, 2015)
2× First-team All-Big Ten (2014, 2015)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Tackles: 41
Sacks: 10.5
Forced fumbles: 1
Fumble recoveries: 0

Jim Brown

No. 32
Position: Fullback
Personal information
Date of birth: February 17, 1936 (age 81)
Place of birth: St. Simons, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 232 lb (105 kg)
Career information
High school: Manhasset (NY)
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 1957 / Round: 1 / Pick: 6
Career history
Cleveland Browns (1957–1965)
Career highlights and awards
NFL champion (1964)
9× Pro Bowl (1957–1965)
8× First-team All-Pro (1957–1961, 1963–1965)
3× AP NFL Most Valuable Player (1957, 1958, 1965)
3× NEA NFL Most Valuable Player (1958, 1963, 1965)
3× UPI NFL Player of the Year (1958, 1963, 1965)
Bert Bell Award (1963)
NFL Rookie of the Year (1957)
8× NFL rushing yards leader (1957–1961, 1963–1965)
5× NFL rushing touchdowns leader (1957–1959, 1963, 1965)
NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
Cleveland Browns No. 32 retired
Consensus All-American (1956)
Syracuse Orange No. 44 retired
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 12,312
Yards per carry: 5.2
Rushing touchdowns: 106
Receptions: 262
Receiving yards: 2,499
Receiving touchdowns: 20

Dermontti  Dawson

No. 63
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: June 17, 1965 (age 51)
Place of birth: Lexington, Kentucky
Career information
High school: Lexington (KY) Bryan Station
College: Kentucky
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (1988–2000)
Career highlights and awards
7× Pro Bowl (1992–1998)
6× First-team All-Pro (1993–1998)
NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team
Second-team All-SEC (1987)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 184
Games started: 181
Fumble recoveries: 1

Tony Dorsett

No. 33
Position: Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: April 7, 1954 (age 63)
Place of birth: Rochester, Pennsylvania
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 192 lb (87 kg)
Career information
High school: Aliquippa (PA) Hopewell
College: Pittsburgh
NFL Draft: 1977 / Round: 1 / Pick: 2
Career history
Dallas Cowboys (1977–1987)
Denver Broncos (1988)
Career highlights and awards
Super Bowl champion (XII)
4× Pro Bowl (1978, 1981–1983)
First-team All-Pro (1981)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1982, 1983)
NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year (1977)
NFL record 99-yard rushing play
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
National champion (1976)
Heisman Trophy (1976)
Maxwell Award (1976)
Walter Camp Award (1976)
3× First-team All-American (1973, 1975, 1976)
Pittsburgh Panthers No. 33 retired
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 12,739
Yards per carry: 4.3
Rushing touchdowns: 77
Receptions: 398
Receiving yards: 3,554
Receiving touchdowns: 13

Kenny Easley

No. 45
Position: Strong safety
Personal information
Date of birth: January 15, 1959 (age 58)
Place of birth: Chesapeake, Virginia
Career information
College: UCLA
NFL Draft: 1981 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4
Career history
Seattle Seahawks (1981–1987)
Career highlights and awards
5× Pro Bowl (1982–1985, 1987)
4× First-team All-Pro (1982–1985)
Second-team All-Pro (1987)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1984)
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
Seahawks Ring of Honor
Seattle Seahawks 35th Anniversary Team
3× Consensus All-American (1978–1980)
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 32
Interception yards: 538
Touchdowns: 3
Sacks: 8.0

Roy Gerela

No. 10
Position: K
Personal information
Date of birth: April 2, 1948 (age 69)
Place of birth: Sarrail, Alberta, Canada
Career information
High school: Honolulu (HI) Kalani
College: New Mexico State
NFL Draft: 1969 / Round: 4 / Pick: 96
Career history
Houston Oilers (1969–1970)
Pittsburgh Steelers (1971–1978)
San Diego Chargers (1979)
Career highlights and awards
2× Pro Bowl selection (1972, 1974)
3× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII)
1× PFW Golden Toe Award (1974)
Career NFL statistics
Field Goal Attempt: 306
Field Goals Made: 184

Joe Greene

No. 72, 75
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: September 24, 1946 (age 70)
Place of birth: Elgin, Texas
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 276 lb (125 kg)
Career information
High school: Temple (TX) Dunbar
College: North Texas State
NFL Draft: 1969 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4
Career history
As player:
Pittsburgh Steelers (1969–1981)
As coach:
Pittsburgh Steelers (1987–1991) (DL)
Miami Dolphins (1991–1995) (DL)
Arizona Cardinals (1996–2003) (asst.)
Career highlights and awards
4× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
10× Pro Bowl (1969–1976, 1978, 1979)
6× First-team All-Pro (1969, 1972–1974, 1977, 1979)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1971, 1975)
NFL Man of the Year (1979)
2× NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1972, 1974)
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (1969)
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Pittsburgh Steelers No. 75 retired
Consensus All-American (1968)
North Texas Mean Green No. 75 retired
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 181
Games started: 172

Bob Griese

No. 12
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: February 3, 1945 (age 72)
Place of birth: Evansville, Indiana
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Evansville (IN) Rex Mundi
College: Purdue
NFL Draft: 1967 / Round: 1 / Pick: 4
Career history
Miami Dolphins (1967–1980)
Career highlights and awards
2× Super Bowl champion (VII, VIII)
6× Pro Bowl (1970, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1978)
2× First-team All-Pro (1971, 1977)
NFL Most Valuable Player (1971)
Bert Bell Award (1977)
NFL passing touchdowns leader (1977)
2× AFL All-Star (1967, 1968)
Miami Dolphins No. 12 retired
Miami Dolphins Honor Roll
Sammy Baugh Trophy (1966)
Big 10 Player of the Year (1966)
Consensus All-American (1965)
Career NFL statistics
Passing yards: 25,092
TD–INT: 192–172
Passer rating: 77.1

Jack Ham

No. 59
Position: Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: December 23, 1948 (age 68)
Place of birth: Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Johnstown (PA) McCort
College: Penn State
NFL Draft: 1971 / Round: 2 / Pick: 34
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (1971–1982)
Career highlights and awards
4× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
8× Pro Bowl (1973–1980)
6× First-team All-Pro (1974–1979)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1973, 1980)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1975)
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Consensus All-American (1970)
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 32
Touchdowns: 2

Chris Hanburger

No. 55
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: August 13, 1941 (age 75)
Place of birth: Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Career information
College: North Carolina
NFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 18 / Pick: 245
Career history
Washington Redskins (1965–1978)
Career highlights and awards
9× Pro Bowl (1966–1969, 1972–1976)
4× First-team All-Pro (1972, 1973, 1975, 1976)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1969, 1974)
NFL 101 NFC Defensive Player of the Year (1972)
70 Greatest Redskins
Washington Redskins Ring of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 187
Interceptions: 19
Touchdowns: 5

James Harrison

No. 92 Pittsburgh Steelers
Position: Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: May 4, 1978 (age 39)
Place of birth: Akron, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 275 lb (125 kg)
Career information
High school: Coventry (OH)
College: Kent State
Undrafted: 2000
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (2002)
Baltimore Ravens (2003)*
Rhein Fire (2003)
Pittsburgh Steelers (2004–2012)
Cincinnati Bengals (2013)
Pittsburgh Steelers (2014–present)
* Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
2× Super Bowl champion (XL, XLIII)
5× Pro Bowl (2007–2011)
2× First-team All-Pro (2008, 2010)
2× Second-team All-Pro (2007, 2009)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (2008)
AFC Defensive Player of the Year (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 2016
Total tackles: 785
Sacks: 81.5
Forced fumbles: 33
Fumble recoveries: 8
Interceptions: 8
Defensive touchdowns: 1

Frank Howard

Left fielder / Right fielder / First baseman
Born: August 8, 1936 (age 80)
Columbus, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 10, 1958, for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1973, for the Detroit Tigers
MLB statistics
Batting average .273
Home runs 382
Runs batted in 1,119
Teams
As player

Los Angeles Dodgers (1958–1964)
Washington Senators / Texas Rangers (1965–1972)
Detroit Tigers (1972–1973)
Taiheiyo Club Lions (1974)
As manager

San Diego Padres (1981)
New York Mets (1983)
As coach

Milwaukee Brewers (1977–1980)
New York Mets (1982–1984)
Milwaukee Brewers (1985–1986)
Seattle Mariners (1987–1988)
New York Yankees (1989, 1991–1993)
New York Mets (1994–1996)
Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998–1999)
Career highlights and awards
4× All-Star (1968–1971)
World Series champion (1963)
NL Rookie of the Year (1960)
2× AL home run leader (1968, 1970)
AL RBI leader (1970)

David Johnson

No. 31 Arizona Cardinals
Position: Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: December 16, 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth: Memphis, Tennessee
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 224 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Clinton (IA)
College: Northern Iowa
NFL Draft: 2015 / Round: 3 / Pick: 86
Career history
Arizona Cardinals (2015–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowl (2016)
First-team All-Pro (2016)
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Rushing yards: 1,820
Rushing touchdowns: 24
Receiving yards: 1,336
Receiving touchdowns: 8
Return yards: 598
Return touchdowns: 1

Sonny Jurgensen

No. 9
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: August 23, 1934 (age 82)
Place of birth: Wilmington, North Carolina
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 202 lb (92 kg)
Career information
High school: Wilmington (NC) New Hanover
College: Duke
NFL Draft: 1957 / Round: 4 / Pick: 43
Career history
Philadelphia Eagles (1957–1963)
Washington Redskins (1964–1974)
Career highlights and awards
NFL champion (1960)
5× Pro Bowl (1961, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1969)
2× First-team All-Pro (1961, 1969)
Second-team All-Pro (1967)
5× NFL passing yards leader (1961, 1962, 1966, 1967, 1969)
2× NFL passing touchdowns leader (1961, 1967)
NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
70 Greatest Redskins
Washington Redskins Ring of Fame
Philadelphia Eagles Hall of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Pass attempts: 4,262
Pass completions: 2,433
Percentage: 57.1
TD–INT: 255–189
Passing Yards: 32,224
Passer rating: 82.6

Travis Kelce

No. 87 Kansas City Chiefs
Position: Tight End
Personal information
Date of birth: October 5, 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth: Westlake, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school: Cleveland Heights (OH)
College: Cincinnati
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 3 / Pick: 63
Career history
Kansas City Chiefs (2013–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
2× Pro Bowl (2015, 2016)
First-team All-Pro (2016)
First-team All-Big East (2012)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Receptions: 224
Receiving yards: 2,862
Receiving touchdowns: 14

Jim Kelly

No. 12
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: February 14, 1960 (age 57)
Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 226 lb (103 kg)
Career information
High school: East Brady (PA)
College: Miami (FL)
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 1 / Pick: 14
Career history
Houston Gamblers (1984–1985)
Buffalo Bills (1986–1996)
Career highlights and awards
NFL
5× Pro Bowl (1987, 1988, 1990–1992)
First-team All-Pro (1991)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1990, 1992)
NFL passing touchdowns leader (1991)
Buffalo Bills No. 12 retired
USFL
2× USFL All-League Team (1984, 1985)
USFL MVP (1984)
USFL Rookie of the Year (1984)
USFL All-Time Team
Career NFL statistics
TD–INT: 237–175
Yards: 35,467
Passer rating: 84.4

Jack Lambert

No. 58
Position: Middle linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: July 8, 1952 (age 64)
Place of birth: Mantua, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school: Mantua (OH) Crestwood
College: Kent State
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 2 / Pick: 46
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (1974–1984)
Career highlights and awards
4× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
9× Pro Bowl (1975–1983)
7× First-team All-Pro (1975, 1976, 1979–1983)
Second-team All-Pro (1978)
2× NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1976, 1983)
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (1974)
Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 146
Games started: 138
Interceptions: 28

Barry Larkin

Shortstop
Born: April 28, 1964 (age 53)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 13, 1986, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 2004, for the Cincinnati Reds
MLB statistics
Batting average .295
Home runs 198
Hits 2,340
Runs batted in 960
Stolen bases 379
Teams
Cincinnati Reds (1986–2004)
Career highlights and awards
12× All-Star (1988–1991, 1993–1997, 1999, 2000, 2004)
World Series champion (1990)
NL MVP (1995)
3× Gold Glove Award (1994–1996)
9× Silver Slugger Award (1988–1992, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999)
Roberto Clemente Award (1993)
Cincinnati Reds #11 retired
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame
Member of the National
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Inducted 2012
Vote 86.4% (third ballot)
Barry Larkin
Medal record
Representing United States
Men’s Baseball
Summer Olympics
Silver medal – second place 1984 Los Angeles Team

Bob Lilly

No. 74
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: July 26, 1939 (age 77)
Place of birth: Olney, Texas[1]
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school: Pendleton (OR)
Throckmorton (TX)
College: TCU
NFL Draft: 1961 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13
AFL draft: 1961 / Round: 2 / Pick: 14
Career history
Dallas Cowboys (1961–1974)
Career highlights and awards
11× Pro Bowl (1962, 1964–1973)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1970, 1972)
Super Bowl champion (VI)
7× First-team All-Pro (1964–1969, 1971)
NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
Consensus All-American (1960)
2× All-SWC (1959, 1960)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 196
Interceptions: 1

Sparky Lyle

Pitcher
Born: July 22, 1944 (age 72)
DuBois, Pennsylvania
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
July 4, 1967, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 27, 1982, for the Chicago White Sox
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 99–76
Earned run average 2.88
Strikeouts 873
Saves 238
Teams
Boston Red Sox (1967–1971)
New York Yankees (1972–1978)
Texas Rangers (1979–1980)
Philadelphia Phillies (1980–1982)
Chicago White Sox (1982)
Career highlights and awards
3× All-Star (1973, 1976, 1977)
2× World Series champion (1977, 1978)
AL Cy Young Award (1977)
2× AL saves leader (1972, 1976)

Bill Madlock

Third baseman
Born: January 2, 1951 (age 66)
Memphis, Tennessee
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 7, 1973, for the Texas Rangers
Last MLB appearance
October 4, 1987, for the Detroit Tigers
MLB statistics
Batting average .305
Home runs 163
Runs batted in 860
Teams
Texas Rangers (1973)
Chicago Cubs (1974–1976)
San Francisco Giants (1977–1979)
Pittsburgh Pirates (1979–1985)
Los Angeles Dodgers (1985–1987)
Detroit Tigers (1987)
Lotte Orions (1988)
Career highlights and awards
3× All-Star (1975, 1981, 1983)
World Series champion (1979)
4× NL batting champion (1975, 1976, 1981, 1983)

Kevin Mitchell

Left fielder
Born: January 13, 1962 (age 55)
San Diego, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 4, 1984, for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
August 3, 1998, for the Oakland Athletics
MLB statistics
Batting average .284
Home runs 234
Runs batted in 760
Teams
New York Mets (1984, 1986)
San Diego Padres (1987)
San Francisco Giants (1987–1991)
Seattle Mariners (1992)
Cincinnati Reds (1993–1994)
Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (1995)
Boston Red Sox (1996)
Cincinnati Reds (1996)
Cleveland Indians (1997)
Oakland Athletics (1998)
Career highlights and awards
2× All-Star (1989, 1990)
World Series champion (1986)
NL MVP (1989)
Silver Slugger Award (1989)
NL home run leader (1989)
NL RBI leader (1989)

Ron Mix

No. 74, 77
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: March 10, 1938 (age 79)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
College: USC
NFL Draft: 1960 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10
AFL draft: 1960 / Round: 1
Pick: First Selections
(by the Boston Patriots)
Career history
Los Angeles/San Diego Chargers (1960–1969)
Oakland Raiders (1971)
Career highlights and awards
AFL champion (1963)
8× AFL All-Star (1961–1968)
9x All-AFL (1960–1968)
American Football League All-Time Team
Los Angeles Chargers Hall of Fame

Drew Pearson

No. 88
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: January 12, 1951 (age 66)
Place of birth: South River, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 184 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High school: South River (NJ)
College: Tulsa
Undrafted: 1973
Career history
As player:
Dallas Cowboys (1973–1983)
As coach:
Dallas Cowboys (1985)
Wide receivers coach
Dallas Texans (1991)
Head coach
As executive:
NY/NJ Hitmen (2001)
VP & General Manager
Allen Wranglers (2011–2012)
General Manager
Career highlights and awards
Super Bowl champion (XII)
3× Pro Bowl (1974, 1976, 1977)
3× First-team All-Pro (1974, 1976, 1977)
Second-team All-Pro (1975)
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 156
Receptions: 489
Receiving yards: 7,822
Touchdowns: 48

Boog Powell

First baseman
Born: August 17, 1941 (age 75)
Lakeland, Florida
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 26, 1961, for the Baltimore Orioles
Last MLB appearance
August 24, 1977, for the Los Angeles Dodgers
MLB statistics
Batting average .266
Home runs 339
Runs batted in 1,187
Teams
Baltimore Orioles (1961–1974)
Cleveland Indians (1975–1976)
Los Angeles Dodgers (1977)
Career highlights and awards
4× All-Star (1968–1971)
2× World Series champion (1966, 1970)
AL MVP (1970)
Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame

Andre Reed

No. 83, 84
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: January 29, 1964 (age 53)
Place of birth: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Allentown (PA) Dieruff
College: Kutztown
NFL Draft: 1985 / Round: 4 / Pick: 86
Career history
Buffalo Bills (1985–1999)
Denver Broncos (2000)*
Washington Redskins (2000)
* Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
7× Pro Bowl (1988–1994)
3× Second-team All-Pro (1989, 1990, 1991)
Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 951
Receiving yards: 13,198
Touchdowns: 87

Mel Renfro

No. 20
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: December 30, 1941 (age 75)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Portland (OR) Jefferson
College: Oregon
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 2 / Pick: 17
AFL draft: 1964 / Round: 10 / Pick: 79
(Oakland Raiders)
Career history
Dallas Cowboys (1964–1977)
Career highlights and awards
10× Pro Bowl (1964–1973)
5× All-Pro (1964, 1965, 1969, 1971, 1973)
Pro Bowl Co-MVP (1970)
2× Super Bowl champion (VI, XII)
NFL Interceptions Leader (1969)
Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
Consensus All-American (1963)
Career NFL statistics
Games: 174
Interceptions: 52
INT yards: 626
Touchdowns: 3

Frank Robinson

Right fielder / Left fielder / Manager
Born: August 31, 1935 (age 81)
Beaumont, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1956, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 18, 1976, for the Cleveland Indians
MLB statistics
Batting average .294
Hits 2,943
Home runs 586
Runs batted in 1,812
Managerial record 1,065–1,176
Winning % .475
Teams
As player

Cincinnati Reds (1956–1965)
Baltimore Orioles (1966–1971)
Los Angeles Dodgers (1972)
California Angels (1973–1974)
Cleveland Indians (1974–1976)
As manager

Cleveland Indians (1975–1977)
San Francisco Giants (1981–1984)
Baltimore Orioles (1988–1991)
Montreal Expos / Washington Nationals (2002–2006)
As coach

California Angels (1977)
Baltimore Orioles (1978–1980)
Milwaukee Brewers (1984)
Baltimore Orioles (1985–1987)
Career highlights and awards
14× All-Star (1956, 1957, 1959, 1959², 1961, 1961², 1962², 1965–1967, 1969–1971, 1974)
2× World Series champion (1966, 1970)
NL MVP (1961)
AL MVP (1966)
World Series MVP (1966)
Triple Crown (1966)
NL Rookie of the Year (1956)
Gold Glove Award (1958)
AL Manager of the Year (1989)
Cincinnati Reds #20 retired
Baltimore Orioles #20 retired
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame
Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame
Cleveland Indians Hall of Fame
Member of the National
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Inducted 1982
Vote 89.2%

 

Rudy Ruettiger

Notre Dame Fighting Irish No. 45
Position Defensive end
Class 1976
Major Sociology
Career history
College
Holy Cross College (1972–1974)
Notre Dame (1974–1976)
High school Joliet (IL) Catholic
Personal information
Date of birth August 23, 1948 (age 68)
Place of birth Joliet, Illinois
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg)
Career highlights and awards
The first player to have been carried off the field at Notre Dame. Played only two defensive snaps recording one sack.

Andy Russell

No. 34
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: October 29, 1941 (age 75)
Place of birth: Detroit, Michigan
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
College: Missouri
NFL Draft: 1963 / Round: 16 / Pick: 220
Career history
Pittsburgh Steelers (1963–1976)
Career highlights and awards
2x Super Bowl champion (IX, X)
8× Pro Bowl (1968, 1970–1976)
First-team All-Pro (1975)
3× Second-team All-Pro (1968, 1970, 1972)
Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 18
Interception yards: 238
Touchdowns: 1

Deion Sanders

No. 21, 37
Position: Cornerback, return specialist
Personal information
Date of birth: August 9, 1967 (age 49)
Place of birth: Fort Myers, Florida
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 198 lb (90 kg)
Career information
High school: North Fort Myers (FL)
College: Florida State
NFL Draft: 1989 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5
Career history
Atlanta Falcons (1989–1993)
San Francisco 49ers (1994)
Dallas Cowboys (1995–1999)
Washington Redskins (2000)
Baltimore Ravens (2004–2005)
Career highlights and awards
2× Super Bowl champion (XXIX, XXX)
8× Pro Bowl (1991–1994, 1996–1999)
8× First-team All-Pro (1991–1994, 1996–1999)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1994)
NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
Atlanta Falcons Ring of Honor
Jim Thorpe Award (1988)
2× Consensus All-American (1987, 1988)
Florida State Seminoles No. 2 retired
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 53
Defensive touchdowns: 10
Return touchdowns: 9
Receptions: 60
Receiving yards: 784
Receiving touchdowns: 3

Art Shell

No. 78
Position: Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: November 26, 1946 (age 70)
Place of birth: Charleston, South Carolina
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 265 lb (120 kg)
Career information
High school: North Charleston (SC) Bonds-Wilson
College: Maryland State
NFL Draft: 1968 / Round: 3 / Pick: 80
Career history
As player:
Oakland / Los Angeles Raiders (1968–1982)
As coach:
Los Angeles Raiders (1983–1989) (OL)
Los Angeles Raiders (1989–1994)
Kansas City Chiefs (1995–1996) (OL)
Atlanta Falcons (1997–2000) (OL)
Oakland Raiders (2006)
Career highlights and awards
8× Pro Bowl (1972–1978, 1980)
2× AP First-Team All-Pro (1974, 1977)
2× AP Second-Team All-Pro (1975, 1978)
6× UPI First-Team All-AFC (1973–1978)
UPI Second-Team All-AFC (1972)
3× Super Bowl champion (XI, XV, XVIII)
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
1990 NFL Coach of Year (PFW, MX, UPI)
South Carolina Sports Hall of Fame
Pro Football Hall of Fame (1989)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 207
Games started: 155
Coaching record: 56–52

Dwight Stephenson

No. 57
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: November 20, 1957 (age 59)
Place of birth: Murfreesboro, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school: Hampton (VA)
College: Alabama
NFL Draft: 1980 / Round: 2 / Pick: 48
Career history
Miami Dolphins (1980–1987)
Career highlights and awards
5× Pro Bowl (1983–1987)
5× First-team All-Pro (1983–1987)
NFL Man of the Year (1985)
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
2× National champion (1978, 1979)
2× Second-team All-American (1978, 1979)
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 114
Games started: 87

Bruce Sutter

Relief pitcher
Born: January 8, 1953 (age 64)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 9, 1976, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
September 9, 1988, for the Atlanta Braves
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 68–71
Earned run average 2.83
Strikeouts 861
Saves 300
Teams
Chicago Cubs (1976–1980)
St. Louis Cardinals (1981–1984)
Atlanta Braves (1985–1986, 1988)
Career highlights and awards
6× All-Star (1977–1981, 1984)
World Series champion (1982)
NL Cy Young Award (1979)
4× NL Rolaids Relief Man Award (1979, 1981, 1982, 1984)
5× NL saves leader (1979–1982, 1984)
St. Louis Cardinals #42 retired
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame
Member of the National
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Inducted 2006
Vote 76.9% (thirteenth ballot)

Charley Taylor

No. 42
Position: Wide receiver, halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: September 28, 1941 (age 75)
Place of birth: Grand Prairie, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school: Grand Prairie (TX) Dalworth
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
AFL draft: 1964 / Round: 2 / Pick: 9
Career history
As player:
Washington Redskins (1964–1977)
As coach:
Washington Redskins (1981–1993 (WR)
Career highlights and awards
8× Pro Bowl (1964–1967, 1972–1975)
First-team All-Pro (1967)
4× Second-team All-Pro (1964, 1968, 1969, 1974)
NFL Rookie of the Year (1964)
2× NFL receptions leader (1966, 1967)
NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
Washington Redskins Ring of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 649
Receiving yards: 9,110
Yards per reception: 14.0
Receiving touchdowns: 79
Rushing yards: 1,488
Rushing touchdowns: 11

Jason Taylor

No. 99, 55
Position: Defensive end, linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: September 1, 1974 (age 42)
Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight: 244 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school: Pittsburgh (PA) Woodland Hills
College: Akron
NFL Draft: 1997 / Round: 3 / Pick: 73
Career history
Miami Dolphins (1997–2007)
Washington Redskins (2008)
Miami Dolphins (2009)
New York Jets (2010)
Miami Dolphins (2011)
Career highlights and awards
6× Pro Bowl (2000, 2002, 2004–2007)
3× First-team All-Pro (2000, 2002, 2006)
Second-team All-Pro (2001)
Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year (2007)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (2006)
2× AFC Defensive Player of the Year (2002, 2006)
NFL sacks leader (2002)
NFL 2000s All-Decade Team
Miami Dolphins Honor Roll
2× First-team All-MAC (1995, 1996)
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 775
Quarterback sacks: 139.5
Interceptions: 8
Forced fumbles: 48
Fumbles recovered: 29
Touchdowns: 9

Jim Taylor

No. 31
Position: Fullback
Personal information
Date of birth: September 20, 1935 (age 81)
Place of birth: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: Baton Rouge (LA)
College: LSU
NFL Draft: 1958 / Round: 2 / Pick: 15
Career history
Green Bay Packers (1958–1966)
New Orleans Saints (1967)
Career highlights and awards
Super Bowl champion (I)
4× NFL champion (1961, 1962, 1965, 1966)
5× Pro Bowl (1960–1964)
3× First-team All-Pro (1960–1962)
3× Second-team All-Pro (1963, 1964, 1966)
NFL Most Valuable Player (1962)
NFL rushing yards leader (1962)
2× NFL rushing touchdowns leader (1961, 1962)
NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
New Orleans Saints No. 31 retired
Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame
First-team All-American (1957)
First-team All-SEC (1957)
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 8,597
Rushing average: 4.4
Rushing touchdowns: 83
Receptions: 225
Receiving yards: 1,756
Receiving touchdowns: 10

Thurman Thomas

No. 34
Position: Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: May 16, 1966 (age 50)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 206 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Houston (TX) Willowridge
College: Oklahoma State
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 2 / Pick: 40
Career history
Buffalo Bills (1988–1999)
Miami Dolphins (2000)
Career highlights and awards
NFL Most Valuable Player (1991)
NFL Offensive Player of the Year (1991)[1]
5× Pro Bowl (1989–1993)
3× First-team All-Pro (1989, 1990, 1991)
2× Second-team All-Pro (1992, 1993)
NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame
2× First-team All-American (1985, 1987)
USA Today High School All-American (1983)
Texas Sports Hall of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 12,074
Average: 4.2
Touchdowns: 88

Jerome Walton

Center fielder
Born: July 8, 1965 (age 51)
Newnan, Georgia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 4, 1989, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
May 6, 1998, for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays
MLB statistics
Batting average .269
Home runs 25
Runs batted in 132
Teams
Chicago Cubs (1989–1992)
California Angels (1993)
Cincinnati Reds (1994–1995)
Atlanta Braves (1996)
Baltimore Orioles (1997)
Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998)
Career highlights and awards
NL Rookie of the Year (1989)