Andre Tippett

Andre Tippett

Iowa DL from 1979-1981

Photo from ProFootballHOF.com

Hawkeye Career:

  • First team All-Big Ten in 1980 & 1981
  • Member of the Iowa All-Time Team
  • First team All-American in 1981
  • Team Captain in 1981

Post Iowa career:

  • Drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round of the 1982 NFL Draft
  • Spent entire 11 year career as a LB with the Patriots (1982-1993)
  • Selected to five straight Pro Bowls (1984-1988)
  • Enshrined in NFL Hall of Fame in 2008
  • 100 career sacks

Where are they now?

  • New England Patriots Executive Director for Community Affairs
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