Dan Ross

United States

Football

B: February 9, 1957
D: May 16, 2006

1982 Pro Bowl Selection

A teight end, Ross was a second round selection out of Northeastern by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 1979 NFL Draft. Ross had an outstanding 1981 season, catching 71 receptions for 910 yards and leading the Bengals to the AFC championship. In Super Bowl XVI, Ross had eleven receptions for 104 yards and two touchdowns. He was a Pro Bowl selection in the strike-shortened 1982 season and remained with the Bengals through the 1983 season. He played with the New Orleans/Portland Breakers of the USFL for two seasons before returning to the Bengals in 1985. He finished that season with the Seattle Seahawks before moving on to the Green Bay Packers for his final season in 1986. He was enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame in 2004. Ross collapsed in his home after a jog and subsequently died at the age of 49.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1982 Superteams Football Preliminary

1

 

$6,200

 
1982 Superteams Final

2

 

$4,900

 
TOTALS
$11,100

PERSONAL BESTS
Superteams Obstacle Course

25.9

1982 Superteams Final



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