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Overview

Vann McElroy

Date of birth
Jan 13, 1960

Ht: 6'2" Wt: 193 lbs.

Birthplace
Birmingham, AL

Hometown
Uvalde, TX

College
Baylor University

High school
Uvalde

Summary
Vann William McElroy (born January 13, 1960 in Birmingham, Alabama), is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Los Angeles Raiders in the third round of the 1982 NFL Draft. A 6'2", 193-lb., safety from Baylor University, McElroy played in nine NFL seasons from 1982 to 1990 for the Raiders and Seattle Seahawks. McElroy's son, V.J. McElroy followed in his...
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Awards

Super Bowl Champion
Oakland Raiders
1983

AFC Champion
Oakland Raiders
1983

Playing career
Seattle SeahawksDefensive Back

Los Angeles RaidersDefensive Back, Free Safety

Baylor FootballDefensive Back
1980 & 1981 All-Southwest Conference

Trivia
  • Inducted into the Baylor Athletics Hall of Fame in 1994

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Wide receiver Mike Quick #82 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries on an open field during a 1986 NFL game against the Los Angeles Raiders at the LA Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. (Rick Stewart/Allsport)
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Vann McElroy - 1994 Baylor Hall-of-Fame Inductee
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Linebacker Reggie McKenzie #54 and Defensive back Vann McElroy #26 of the Los Angeles Raiders tackle running back Curtis Dickey #33 of the Cleveland Browns during the game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 16, 1986 in Los Angeles,...
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Updated personal notes for Vann McElroy
Edited the personal notes for Vann McElroy.
  • Added trivia: "Inducted into the Baylor Athletics Hall of Fame in 1994"
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Updated athletic career information for Vann McElroy
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Spartans Taking On #1-Alabama To Open Season
For the second time, San Jose State starts a football season facing the nation's pre-season top ranked team. The Spartans head to Alabama for the September 4 opener. Game time is 6:00 p.m. (CT)/4:00 p.m. (PT). The complete weekly release follows.
San Jose State Athletics Department, Aug 29, 2010
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