Wayne Chrebet

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Birthday
14, 1973
Birthplace
Garfield, NJ
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
14, 1973 (age 45)
Birthplace
Garfield, NJ

About

Wide receiver who played for the New York Jets from 1995 to 2005, compiling 580 career receptions for 7,365 yards and 41 touchdowns.

Before Fame

He had an illustrious career at Hofstra University, which earned him an induction into the school's Hall of Fame.

Trivia

He was known by fans as "Mr. Third Down," because many of his career receptions were first down conversions on third down.

Family Life

He was born in Garfield, New Jersey, near where he eventually played his professional football.

Associated With

After his retirement he began often attending Jets' games as a guest of honor of owner Woody Johnson.