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Howie Long
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Long in 2000
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Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Born: January 6, 1960 (1960-01-06) (age 62)
Somerville, Massachusetts
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 268 lb (122 kg)
Career information
High school: Milford (MA)
College: Villanova
NFL Draft: 1981 / Round: 2 / Pick: 48
Career history
  • Oakland / Los Angeles Raiders (1981–1993)
Career highlights and awards
  • Super Bowl champion (XVIII)
  • Pro Bowl (1983–1987, 1989, 1992, 1993)
  • 3× First-team All-Pro (1983–1985)
  • 2× Second-team All-Pro (1986, 1989)
  • NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1985)
  • NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
Career NFL statistics
Sacks: 84.0
Fumble recoveries: 10
Interceptions: 2
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Howard Michael Moses Long (born January 6, 1960 in Somerville, Massachusetts) is a former American football player who played as a defensive end, and was chosen for the Hall of Fame in 2000. He won the Super Bowl XVIII with the Los Angeles Raiders on January 22, 1984. Long currently works as a studio analyst for the Fox Network's NFL coverage.

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