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Reggie White Biography

A Football Player And A Minister, A Church Burning, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments, Retired From PlayCONTACT INFORMATION


American football player

Defensive end Reggie White, known as the "Minister of Defense," was named the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in 1987 and 1988. He was a Pro Bowl player 13 consecutive seasons from 1986 to 1998 and he is football's career sacks leader with 68½. In 1997 and 1998, he helped take the Green Bay Packers to the Super Bowl, coming away with a victory in Super Bowl XXXI. A devoutly religious man, White has been as controversial off the field as he was tremendous in the huddle.


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