John Allen Hannah (born April 4, 1951), nicknamed " Hog ", is an American former football guard who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 13 seasons with the New England Patriots. He played college football at Alabama, where he twice received All-American honors, and was selected fourth overall by the Patriots in the 1973 NFL Draft.
Hannah was a notable multisport athlete in high school: in addition to being a star on the football team, he won the national heavyweight prep wrestling championship in 1967. He played collegiate football at the University of Alabama, where he was a three-year starter on the offensive line and a consensus All-American in his senior season.
John Hannah, a 6-2, 265-pound guard from Alabama, was the first round pick of the New England Patriots and the fourth player selected in the 1973 National Football League Draft. He was an eight-letterman star in football, track and wrestling and a two-time grid All-America at Alabama.
John Hannah was All-America at Alabama, 1970-72, then the fourth player taken in the NFL draft by New England in 1973. He is a member of both the College Football Hall of Fame and the Pro...
John Allen Hannah. Born. April 4, 1951 (age 71) • Georgia. Awards And Honors. Pro Football Hall of Fame (1991) • Pro Football Hall of Fame (inducted 1991) • 7 All-Pro selections • 9 Pro Bowl selections. Education. University of Alabama. Height/Weight. 6 ft 2 inches, 265 lb (1.88 m, 120 kg)
Do Your Life: John Hannah Get an inside look into Pro Football Hall of Famer and Patriots Hall of Famer, John Hannah and see what he has been up to since his historic run in New England. video Do Your Life: David Andrews Get an inside look into Patriots captain and center David Andrews and his love for fishing and being in the outdoors.
John Allen Hannah Position: G 6-2 , 265lb (188cm, 120kg) Born: April 4 in Canton, GA (Age: 71-297d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info Hall of Fame 9x Pro Bowl 7x All-Pro HOF All-1970s Team HOF All-1980s Team 73 SUMMARY Career G 183 AV 149 GS 183 John Hannah Overview Game Logs Career Postseason 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982
Sports Illustrated declared John Hannah “ the best offensive lineman of all time ” in 1981, and in the time since, that assessment hasn’t needed to be altered much. Hannah entered the Pro...
John Allen Hannah (born April 4, 1951), nicknamed "Hog", is an American former professional football player who was a left guard for the New England Patriots (1973–1985) in the National Football League (NFL). In 1999 the Sporting News ranked him as the second greatest offensive lineman in NFL history after Anthony Muñoz.
Hannah's contention is that his "mind and heart were severely stunted" in "the very small world of professional football," and that whereas he once was blind, now he can see. This segment aired on ...