Ron Yary

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Birthday
16, 1946
Birthplace
Illinois
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
16, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
Illinois

About

Hall-of-Fame offensive tackle who spent his NFL career playing for the Minnesota Vikings and LA Rams; seven-time Pro Bowl selection and eight-time All-Pro.

Before Fame

He played football, baseball, and basketball at Bellflower High School in California; later, the football field was named after him.

Trivia

He played college football at USC and won the Outland Trophy and the Knute Rockne Award, given to the top offensive lineman in the country.

Family Life

He has two sons: Jack, who was born in 2001, and Grant, who was born in 2005.

Associated With

He credited head coach Bud Grant as one of the biggest influences on his football career.