|Born:||February 28, 1959|
Daytona Beach, Florida
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||175 lb (79 kg)|
|NFL Draft:||1982 / Round: 4 / Pick: 94|
|Career NFL statistics|
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