Dan Hampton

Defensive Tackle-Defensive End

“Danimal”

Dan Hampton

12 seasons
57 sacks
6 All-Pro selections
4 Pro Bowls

12

seasons

57

sacks

6

All-Pro selections

4

Pro Bowls
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"I think a lot of it has to do with just attitude. I have to think it’s some type of insecurity. I really feel like I’m missing out if I’m not a part of playing on Sunday.”

Read Dan Hampton's Bio

(Arkansas)...6'5'', 264...Daniel Oliver Hampton. . .Bears’ No. 1 pick, fourth player overall, 1979 NFL Draft. . . Nicknamed “Danimal” for ferocious style of play. . .Immediate impact player as a rookie. . .A versatile player, played both DT and DE positions . . .Named first- or second-team All-Pro choice six times as either DE or DT. . . Elected to four Pro Bowls. . . Born September 19, 1957 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.