National Football League History (Part 10)

American Football Leagues: AAFC - AFL - CFL - NFL Europe

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Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,809

  • 1968-12-09 Bill Johnson, NFL defensive linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1968-12-12 Chris Walsh, American NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings; sues NFL over head injuries 2011), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1968-12-16 Darryll Lewis, American NFL cornerback, 1991-2001 (Houston/Tennessee Oilers, and 2 other teams), born in Bellflower, California
  • 1968-12-18 Aaron Craver, NFL running back (Denver Broncos, San Diego Chargers)
  • 1968-12-21 Anthony Lynn, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in McKinney, Texas
  • 1968-12-28 Darrick Brownlow, US NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1968-12-29 Darren Perry, American NFL free safety (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Chesapeake, Virginia
  • 1969-01-05 David Dixon, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings), born in Papakura, New Zealand
  • 1969-01-05 Kurt Barber, American NFL defensive end (NY Jets), born in Paducah, Kentucky
  • 1969-01-07 Erric Pegram, American NFL running back (Pit Steelers, NY Giants, San Diego Chargers), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1969-01-07 Todd Kinchen, American NFL wide receiver (St Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-01-11 Darren Anderson, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • 1969-01-15 Leonard Wheeler, American NFL safety (Cincinnati Bengals, Minnesota Vikings), born in Toccoa, Georgia
  • 1969-01-15 Siupeli Malamala, Tongan NFL offensive lineman, 1992-99 (NY Jets), born in Tonga
  • 1969-01-19 Junior Seau, American Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker (12 x Pro Bowl; 6 × First-team All-Pro; NFL Defensive Player of the Year 1992; SD Chargers), born in Oceanside, California (d. 2012)
  • 1969-01-21 Ashley Sheppard, NFL linebacker (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1969-01-21 Matt Willig, NFL tackle/guard (Atlanta Falcons, NY Jets)
  • 1969-01-22 Vinnie Clark, American NFL cornerback (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1969-02-03 Casey Weldon, American NFL quarterback, 1992-2001 (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and 4 other teams), born in Americus, Georgia
  • 1969-02-03 Jeff Christy, American NFL center, 1993-2002, 3X Pro Bowl, Superbowl champion (Minnesota Vikings, Tamps Bay Buccaneers), born in Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-02-06 James Jones, American NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1969-02-09 Jeff Pahukoa, NFL guard/tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1969-02-09 Jimmy Smith, NFL wide receiver (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1969-02-11 Joe Valerio, American NFL outside corner/tackle (KC Chiefs), born in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-02-14 Harry Colon, American NFL safety (Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1969-02-14 Jeff Graham, American NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, NY Jets), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1969-02-14 Roy Barker, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings, SF 49ers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-02-15 Edgar Bennett, NFL running back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1969-02-17 David Klingler, American NFL quarterback (Oakland Raiders, Cin Bengals), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1969-02-17 Joel Steed, American NFL nose tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1969-02-17 Levon Kirkland, American NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Lamar, South Carolina
  • 1969-02-22 Mark Chmura, American NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Deerfield, Massachusetts
  • 1969-02-22 Shawn Jefferson, American NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, NE Patriots), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1969-02-23 Ed McDaniel, NFL linebacker (Minnesota Vikings), born in Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina
  • 1969-03-03 Ronald Humphrey, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1969-03-06 Deems May, American NFL tight end, 1992-99 (San Diego Chargers, Seattle Seahawks), born in Lexington, North Carolina
  • 1969-03-07 Anthony Davis, American NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs), born in Kennewick, Washington
  • 1969-03-07 Matt Blundin, American quarterback (KC Chiefs, Detroit Lions), born in Darby, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-03-07 Sam Gash, American NFL running back (New England Patriots), born in Hendersonville, North Carolina
  • 1969-03-11 John Fina, NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1969-03-12 Muhammad Oliver, NFL cornerback/safety (Washington Redskins)
  • 1969-03-13 Chris Zorich, American NFL defensive tackle (Chicago Bears), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1969-03-14 Greg Biekert, American NFL linebacker (Oakland Raiders), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1969-03-15 Louis Riddick, American NFL safety (Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons) and broadcaster (ESPN MNF), born in Quakertown, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-03-16 Pat Harlow, NFL tackle (NE Patriots, Oakland Raiders)
  • 1969-03-16 Steve Israel, NFL cornerback (SF 49ers, New England Patriots)
  • 1969-03-18 Michael Dumas, NFL free safety (San Diego Chargers, Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1969-03-22 Russell Maryland, American NFL defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys, Oak Raiders), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1969-03-27 Tom Beer, American NFL running back (Detroit Lions), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1969-03-28 Scottie Graham, NFL running back, 1992-97 (Minnesota Vikings, and 2 other teams), and college atheletic director, born in Long Beach, New York
  • 1969-03-29 Jimmy Spencer, NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints, Cincinnati Bengals)
  • 1969-04-03 Rodney Hampton, American football player, NFL running back (NY Giants), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1969-04-06 Andy Harmon, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1969-04-07 Jeremy Lincoln, NFL cornerback (Chicago Bears, Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1969-04-07 Ricky Watters, NFL running back (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1969-04-08 Steve Jackson, American NFL cornerback (Houston/Tennessee Oilers), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1969-04-14 Tim Roberts, American NFL defensive end (NE Patriots), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1969-04-15 Michael Jones, American NFL linebacker (Oakland Raiders, St Louis Rams), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1969-04-15 Phillippi Sparks, American NFL cornerback (NY Giants), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1969-04-21 Conrad Clarks, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1969-04-22 Bobby Olive, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1969-04-22 Roger Jones, NFL center (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • 1969-04-25 Darren Woodson, American NFL safety (5 x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 1992, 93, 95; Dallas Cowboys), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1969-04-29 Arthur Marshall, American NFL wide receiver (NY Giants), born in Fort Gordon, Georgia
  • 1969-05-02 Glen Young, American NFL linebacker (San Diego Chargers), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1969-05-06 Mark Thomas, NFL defensive end (Carolina Panthers, Packers, Bears)
  • 1969-05-08 Brad Culpepper, NFL defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • 1969-05-10 Curtis Whitley, NFL center (Panthers, Packers, Raiders)

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1969-05-15 American College/Pro Football HOF running back (Uni of Florida; Super Bowl 1992, 93 [MVP], 95; NFL MVP 1993; 3 x NFL rushing leader; Dallas Cowboys), born in Pensacola, Florida

  • 1969-06-06 Mike Croel, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1969-06-12 Kevin Turner, American NFL fullback (Philadelphia Eagles) and plaintiff against NFL (concussion case), born in Prattville, Alabama (d. 2016)
  • 1969-06-13 Robert Harris, American former NFL defensive end (NY Giants), born in Riviera Beach, Florida
  • 1969-06-14 Eugene Chung, American NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts), born in Prince George's County, Maryland
  • 1969-06-18 Jay Leeuwenburg, American NFL guard/center (Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-06-20 Gerald Dixon, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals), born in Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • 1969-06-22 Derek Russell, NFL wide receiver (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • 1969-06-23 Elbert Ellis, NFL wide receiver (Carolina Panthers, GB Packers)
  • 1969-06-26 Harry Boatswain, NFL tackle (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-06-26 Troy Auzenne, American NFL tackle (Chicago Bears), born in El Monte, California
  • 1969-07-08 Dana Hall, American NFL safety (Cleveland Browns), born in Bellflower, Calirfornia
  • 1969-07-09 Jerry Drake, NFL defensive linesman (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1969-07-26 Marc Boutte, American NFL defensive tackle (Washington Redskins), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1969-07-30 Robert Porcher, NFL defensive end (Detroit Lions)
  • 1969-07-31 Richard Griffith, NFL tight end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1969-08-08 Jerome Henderson, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets) and coach/executive (NY Jets), born in Statesville, North Carolina
  • 1969-08-12 Lincoln Coleman, NFL running back (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1969-08-15 Eric Bieniemy, American NFL running back (Cincinnati Bengals) and coach, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-08-15 Yancey Thigpen, American NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Tarboro, North Carolina
  • 1969-08-16 Ben Coates, NFL tight end (NE Patriots)
  • 1969-08-17 Ed Cunningham, NFL center (Arizona Cardinals) and sports announcer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1969-08-25 Mike Jones, NFL defensive end (NE Patriots)
  • 1969-08-27 Kipp Vickers, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1969-09-03 Keith Traylor, American football defensive tackle (Super Bowl 1997-98 Denver Broncos, 2004 NE Patriots), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1969-09-06 Aaron Pierce, American NFL halfback (NY Giants), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1969-09-11 Tracy Scroggins, American NFL linebacker (Detroit Lions), born in Checotah, Oklahoma
  • 1969-09-16 Chester McGlockton, American NFL defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders), born in Whiteville, North Carolina
  • 1969-09-18 Robert Coons, American NFL tight end (Buffalo Bills), born in Brea, California
  • 1969-09-20 Tommy Jeter, American NFL defensive tackle, 1992-96 (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Nacogdoches, Texas
  • 1969-09-24 Andrew Greene, Canadian football guard (NFL: Miami Dolphins; 4 x CFL All Star, Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1969-09-27 Lester Holmes, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)

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