Player Bios

 The Chantilly Show 

July 14-16, 2017

 Player Bios

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

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

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

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

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

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