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Harvey Martin

No. 79
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1950-11-16)November 16, 1950
Place of birth: Dallas, Texas
Date of death: December 24, 2001(2001-12-24) (aged 51)
Place of death: Grapevine, Texas
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
High school: Dallas (TX) South Oak Cliff
College: East Texas State
NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 3 / Pick: 53
Career history

Dallas Cowboys (1973–1983)

Career highlights and awards

Super Bowl champion (XII)
Super Bowl MVP (XII)
4× Pro Bowl (1976–1979)
First-team All-Pro (1977)
3× Second-team All-Pro (1976, 1979, 1982)
3× NFC champion (1975, 1977, 1978)
NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1977)
NFL 1970s All-Decade Team

Career NFL statistics
Sacks: 114
Games: 158
Player stats at NFL.com

I killed many a quarterback. I felt like I scored when I took their head off.
Harvey Martin
I need to go where I feel loved.
I'm not mean, just aggressive.
Acting like the person I'm supposed to be has always been the easiest thing for me.
Harvey Martin
You stand still, somebody might get close to you. I don't stand still much anymore.
Harvey Martin
I had such a wonderful life before drugs and alcohol abuse. I've got that life back now and plan to keep it. Maybe I had to go through what I did to get to this point, to appreciate this life more.
Harvey Martin
I love this acting stuff.