Howie Long

Defensive End

Howie Long

13 seasons
84 sacks
3 All-Pro Selections
8 Pro Bowls

13

seasons

84

sacks

3

All-Pro Selections

8

Pro Bowls
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"I tend to be my own worst critic. I don’t need a lot of criticism from other people because I get enough from myself. I’m very paranoid about my own perception of the way I play.”

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(Villanova)...6'5'', 268...Howard Michael Long. . .Second round draft pick, 1981. . . Moved into starting role in fifth game of second season. . . Recorded career best 13 sacks in 1983 including five in one game. . .Career sack total of 84 does not include 7.5 recorded as a rookie before sack was official NFL stat. . . All-Pro 1983, 1984, 1985. . .Named All-AFC four times, 1983-1986. . . Selected to eight Pro Bowls. . . Born January 6, 1960, in Somerville, Massachusetts.