Mark Rypien facts for kids
Rypien in 2017
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|Born:||October 2, 1962
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school:||Shadle Park (Spokane, Washington)|
|NFL Draft:||1986 / Round: 6 / Pick: 146|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
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Mark Robert Rypien (born October 2, 1962) is a Canadian-born former American football quarterback who played 14 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Washington State and was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the sixth round of the 1986 NFL Draft. He was the first Canadian-born quarterback to both start in the NFL and be named Super Bowl MVP, doing so in Super Bowl XXVI with the Redskins. He also played for several other NFL teams. His nephew Brett has also played in the NFL.
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