Mark Rypien

Football Player

Birthday October 2, 1962

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Calgary, Canada

Age 61 years old

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Former NFL quarterback who led the Washington Redskins to two Super Bowl victories.

Before Fame

He was drafted in the sixth round of the 1986 NFL Draft after playing college football at Washington State University.


He was named Super Bowl XXVI MVP after throwing two touchdown passes in a 37-24 victory over the Buffalo Bills, becoming the first Canadian to win the honor.

Family Life

He fathered three children, including his son Andrew and his daughter Angela.

Associated With

He ended his NFL career as a backup quarterback for Peyton Manning.