Ron Yary

Tackle

Ron Yary

15 seasons
6 straight All-Pro
7 Pro Bowls
8 straight All-NFC
207 career games

15

seasons

6

straight All-Pro

7

Pro Bowls

8

straight All-NFC

207

career games
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"Being an offensive lineman is about the most boring job in football. It’s just a head-butting contest…the only satisfaction comes from knocking someone on his rear-end. And if it helps score a touchdown, it is all the more satisfying.”

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(Southern California)...6'5'', 255...Anthony Ronald Yary. . .First player selected overall, 1968 draft. . . Possessed speed, agility, hard-work ethic. . . Extremely durable, missed only two games in career due to injury. . .Became regular starter at right tackle in second season. . .All-Pro six straight seasons, 1971-1976. . .All-NFC eight straight years, 1970-1977. . .Played in seven Pro Bowls . . .Started in Super Bowls IV, VIII, IX, XI and five NFL/NFC championship games. . .Born July 16, 1946, in Chicago, Illinois.