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"I want to live with myself and soul/I want to be able for myself to know/I want to stand and see the sun/And not hate myself for the things I’ve done/I want to be able as days go by/To always look myself straight in the eye/And feel that I never have to lie/To myself.”

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(Louisiana Tech)...6'3'', 230...

Fredrick Rudolph Dean. . .Selected in the second round in 1975 draft by Chargers. . .Played linebacker in college. . .Quickness, speed, strength made him a feared pass rusher. . .Career sack total near 100, but unofficial since sacks were not an official NFL statistic until 1982. . .Career best 17.5 sacks, 1983. . .Named All-Pro in 1980 and 1981, All-AFC twice, All-NFC twice. . .Named to four Pro Bowls. . .Born February 24, 1952 in Arcadia, Louisiana.