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Linebacker   1985

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Born: July 30, 1950, Toledo, OH

Height: 6-02     Weight: 215

College: University of Nebraska


Pro Bio: Played for the Gamblers during the 1985 campaign, and the New Jersey Generals in 1984.

Played linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers from 1973-83, and saw action in the 1981 and 1983 NFC Title Games... Played in Super Bowl 16, where he logged a crucial fumble recovery against the Bengals on Jan. 24, 1982. Drafted in the second round (41st player chosen) of the 1973 NFL Draft by the 49ers.

College Bio: Legendary defensive end for Nebraska, earning All-American honors in 1971 and 1972. Was voted Defensive MVP in the 1971 Orange Bowl against LSU. 

Personal: Attended J.W. Scott High School in Toledo, Ohio.