Andre Bernard Tippett Sr. (born December 27, 1959) is an American former professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for 11 seasons with the New England Patriots. He played college football for the Iowa Hawkeyes, where he was recognized as a consensus All-American in 1981.
Andre Bernard Tippett. Position: LB. 6-3 , 240lb (190cm, 108kg) Born: December 27 in Birmingham, AL (Age: 63-336d) More bio, uniform, draft info. Hall of Fame. 5x Pro Bowl. 2x All-Pro. HOF All-1980s Team.
Full Name: Andre Bernard Tippett. Birthdate: December 27, 1959. Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama. High School: Barringer (Newark, NJ) Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: February 2, 2008 Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: August 2, 2008. Presenter: Robert Kraft, New England Patriots Chairman & CEO
New England Patriots Hall of Fame pass rusher Andre Tippett helped revolutionize the linebacker position in the National Football League. Tippett hit his stride with Raymond Berry’s Patriots in the mid-to-late 1980s. He dominated the opposition at a time when linebackers grew bigger and faster.
Linebacker | 1982-1988, 1990-93. Andre Tippett was one of the greatest linebackers in NFL history, spending his entire 12-year career with the Patriots. A strong-side linebacker who excelled at rushing the passer, Tippett set the record for most sacks over a two-year period with 35 in the 1984 and 1985 seasons and holds the franchise record for ...
Sports & Recreation Football Andre Tippett Hall of Famer Andre Tippett Andre Tippett (1959- ), a native of Birmingham, Jefferson County, was a star professional football player in the National Football League (NFL) and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2008.
Place of Birth: Birmingham, AL Date of Birth: Dec. 27, 1959 High School: Barringer HS (Newark, NJ) A terror to offensive backfields, Andre Tippett guided Iowa to its first Big Ten title in over two decades. The Newark, New Jersey, native becomes the 10th Hawkeye player elected to the College Football Hall of Fame.
Weight: 231. High School: Barringer HS (Newark, NJ) A terror to offensive backfields, Andre Tippett guided Iowa to its first Big Ten title in over two decades. The Newark, New Jersey, native becomes the 10th Hawkeye player elected to the College Football Hall of Fame.
Former Patriots Andre Tippett, Kenneth Sims named to College Football Hall of Fame. Not even a week after the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced that Richard Seymour advanced to the final round...
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