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Overview

Ron Simmons

Date of birth
May 15, 1958

Ht: 6'1"Wt: 230 lbs.

Birthplace
Perry, GA

Hometown
Warner Robins, GA

College
Florida State University

High school
Warner Robins

Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

Summary
Ron Simmonsat Florida State University, and played for the Cleveland Browns in the National Football League and the Ottawa Rough Riders in the Canadian Football League. He became a professional wrestler in 1986, and went on to wrestle in World Championship Wrestling under his real name and in the World Wrestling Federation under both his real name and the ring names Faarooq Asaad (sometimes...
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Playing career
1979 & 1980 All-American. Had his number retired by the university. Simmons was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2008.

Trivia
  • Wrestled in the WCW, ECW and WWF/E
  • Was the first African-American World Heavyweight Champion while in WCW
  • Was a tag team partner of John "Bradshaw" Layfield in the APA
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Nicknames
Faarooq

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Faarooq
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2000 Comic Images WWF Raw Deal
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Faarooq
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2002 Fleer WWE Raw vs. SmackDown
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Bradshaw and Faarooq
Bradshaw and Faarooq
2002 Fleer WWE Raw vs. SmackDown
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Ron Simmons - FSU
Ron Simmons - FSU
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Buckley Jersey To Be Retired
Florida State University will retire the jersey (#27) of former Seminole and NFL star cornerback Terrell Buckley at its football game against Louisiana-Monroe on September 3.
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Florida St Bowden Retires Football
Florida St Bowden Retires Football
FILE - In this Dec. 3, 1977, file photo, Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden is carried on the shoulders of defensive end Willie Jones (88) and nose guard Ron Simmons (50) after Florida State defeated Florida 37-9 in a college football game in Gainesville,...
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