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Dan Fouts


Quarterback who have played all 15 of his NFL periods with the NORTH PARK Chargers, then continued to become color commentator for NFL video games on CBS. He had not been a well-known participant when he recognized a scholarship towards the College or university of Oregon; that transformed when he finished up breaking 19 college information. During his initial season of eligibility in 1993, he was inducted in to the Pro Soccer Hall of Popularity. He previously two kids with Julianne Mehl before they divorced; then wedded Jeri Martin. He and Junior Seau both got their jerseys retired with the Chargers.

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Full Name Dan Fouts
Date Of Birth June 10, 1951
Place Of Birth San Francisco, CA
Height 1.91 m
Weight 93 kg
Profession Football Player
Education University of Oregon
Nationality American
Spouse Jeri Martin
Children Shannon Fouts, Dominic Daniel Fouts, Suzanne Krueger
Parents Bob Fouts
Siblings Bob Fouts, Nancy Fouts, Patty Fouts, John Fouts
Awards Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award
Star Sign Gemini

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1Was a sports anchor for KPIX-TV in his hometown of San Francisco from 1994-1997.
2Went to and played for the University of Oregon. He is still a big Ducks fan.
3Ranks 40th on NFL All-Time Passer Rating List (80.23).
4Ranks 33rd on NFL All-Time Yards Lost List (2,304).
5Ranks 27th on NFL All-Time Times Sacked List (319).
6Ranks 11th on NFL All-Time Passes Intercepted List (242).
7Ranks 11th on NFL All-Time Touchdown Passes List (254).
8Ranks 7th on NFL All-Time Gross Yards Passing List (43,040).
9Ranks 9th on NFL All-Time Pass Completions List (3,297).
10Ranks 8th on NFL All-Time Pass Attempts List (5,604).
11San Diego Chargers All-Time Passing Yards Leader (43,040).
12First San Diego Chargers Quarterback to pass for over 400 yards in a game - 444 yards vs. N.Y. Giants 10/19/80.
13His uniform number is the only one to be retired by the San Diego Chargers.
14Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1993.
15Quarterback for the San Diego Chargers (1973-1987).



The Fall Guy1983TV SeriesFootball Player



A Football Life2015TV SeriesHimself
The NFL Today2013TV SeriesHimself - Interviewer
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2009TV SeriesHimself - Throws Things
2009 Konica Minolta Gator Bowl2009TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
2007 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl2007TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
The Complete History of the New York Jets2007VideoHimself
The Monday Night Miracle2007TV MovieHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2006-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
2006 Rose Bowl2006TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
2005 Rose Bowl2005TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
ESPN SportsCentury2000-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Wheel of Fortune2004TV SeriesHimself
2004 Rose Bowl2004TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
NFL GameDay2002Video GameHimself - Announcer (voice)
NFL Monday Night Football1975-2002TV SeriesHimself - Color Commentator / Himself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
2000 Rose Bowl2000TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
1999 Nokia Sugar Bowl1999TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
1998 Aloha Bowl1998TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
The Waterboy1998Himself
The Superstars1998TV MovieHimself - Announcer
1997 Aloha Bowl1997TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
The NFL on CBS1980-1993TV SeriesHimself - Color Commentator / Himself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
1992 Sun Bowl1992TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
1991 Blockbuster Bowl1991TV MovieHimself - Color Commentator
Super Bowl XXIV1990TV MovieHimself - Studio Analyst
Follies, Crunches and Highlights1990TV Movie documentaryHimself
ESPN's Sunday Night Football1987TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
The NFL on NBC1973-1987TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
1981 AFC Championship Game1982TV SpecialHimself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
1980 AFC Championship Game1981TV MovieHimself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
ABC's College Football1966TV SeriesHimself

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A Football Life2015TV SeriesHimself

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1On Coach Don Coryell: Air Coryell forced changes in defensive alignments throughout the NFL with defenders coming or going out in passing situations. They started substituting nickel and dime backs, situational pass rushers, faster defense linemen, taking out safeties that couldn't run and putting in an extra corner. No question, Don profoundly affected both sides of the ball.

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