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Jon Runyan

Jon Runyan
Personal data
Date of birthNovember 27, 1973(age 42)
Place of birthFlint, Michigan
Political partyRepublican
SpouseLoretta Runyan; 3 children
ResidenceMount Laurel Township, New Jersey, U.S.
OccupationProfessional football player and sportscaster
ReligionRoman Catholic
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New Jersey's 3rd district
Assumed officeJanuary 3, 2011
Preceded byJohn Adler

Jon Runyan

NameJon Runyan
Width200
Number69
PositionOffensive tackle
Birth DateNovember 27, 1973(age 42)
Birth PlaceFlint, Michigan
Heightft6
Heightin7
Weight330
CollegeMichigan
Draftyear1996
Draftround4
Draftpick109
Debutyear1996
DebutteamHouston Oilers
Finalyear2009
FinalteamSan Diego Chargers
Pastteams * Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans (1996-1999) * Philadelphia Eagles (2000-2008) * San Diego Chargers (2009)
Highlights * Pro Bowl selection (2002) * All-Pro selection (1999) * Philadelphia Eagles 75th Anniversary Team
Statseason2009
Statlabel1Games played
Statvalue1207
Statlabel2Games started
Statvalue2192
NflRUN804626
PfrRunyJo20

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Jon Daniel Runyan (born November 27, 1973) is the U.S. Representative for . He is a member of the Republican Party. He is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League, where he played for fourteen seasons. He was a participant in the 2003 Pro Bowl following the 2002 NFL season. He is the fourth NFL veteran to be elected to Congress.

He was drafted by the Houston Oilers in the fourth round of the 1996 NFL Draft and later played for the Philadelphia Eagles and San Diego Chargers. Runyan was the last active NFL player to have played for the Oilers. He played college football at Michigan where he was a 1995 All-Big Ten Conference selection. In high school, he had been an All-State (Michigan) selection in basketball and two-time state champion shot putter.


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