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sportscaster , professional football player

Howie Long, American sportscaster, retired professional football player. Achievements include selected to eight Pro Bowls, first or second-team All-Pro choice, 1983, 84, 85, 86, 89; named All-AFC four times; career records 84 career sacks; being a member of Super Bowl XVIII Championship winning Los Angeles Raiders. Named to, Pro Football Hall of Fame, 2000.

Background

Long, Howie was born on January 6, 1960 in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Communications, Villanova University, Pennsylvania, 1981.

Career

Defensive lineman Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders, 1981—1993. Studio analyst Fox NFL Sunday, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include selected to eight Pro Bowls, first or second-team All-Pro choice, 1983, 84, 85, 86, 89. Named All-AFC four times. Career records 84 career sacks.

    Being a member of Super Bowl XVIII Championship winning Los Angeles Raiders.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author (with John Czarnecki): Football for Dummies, 1998. Actor: Broken Arrow, 1995, That Thing You Do, 1996, Firestorm, 1998.

Connections

Married Diane Long.

spouse:
Diane Long.