Jackie Slater

Tackle

Jackie Slater

20 seasons
7 Pro Bowls
259 games played
5 first- or second-team All-Pro
7 first- or second-team All-NFC

20

seasons

7

Pro Bowls

259

games played

5

first- or second-team All-Pro

7

first- or second-team All-NFC
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"My overall goal was to become the best offensive tackle in the history of the game…and that’s what I focused on…I isolated myself completely, I was out here on a mission and I chose to keep my world as small as I could. I was consumed by work.”

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(Jackson State)...6'4'', 277...Jackie Ray Slater. . .Rams’ third-round draft pick, 1976. . . Played 20 seasons, 259 games. . .Retired tied for third most seasons played. . .Games played were most ever by offensive lineman at time of retirement . . . Blocked for seven different 1,000-yard rushers. . .Named first- or second- team All-Pro five times. . . First- or second- team All-NFC seven times. . . Named to seven Pro Bowls. . .Born May 27, 1954, in Jackson, Mississippi.