Doug France

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Doug France
No. 77
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1953-04-26) April 26, 1953 (age 61)
Place of birth: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Career information
NFL Draft: 1975 / Round: 1 / Pick: 20
Debuted in 1975
Last played in 1983
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games 110
Starts 87
Fumble Recoveries 2

Frederick Douglas France Jr. (born April 26, 1953) is an American former National Football League offensive lineman who played eight seasons in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams.

Football career[edit]

France was drafted in the first round as the 20th pick in the 1975 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams after the team selected Dennis Harrah with the 11th pick. France played for the Los Angeles Rams for seven years and went to the Pro Bowl for two straight years (1977–1978). Then France spent one season with the Houston Oilers in 1983. France played Tight End for Ohio State (1971-1974).

After retiring from the NFL he attempted to become an actor before become a high school offensive line coach at La Qunita.[1]


  1. ^ Lowery, Steve (September 13, 1985). "Ex-Ram Doug France Talks a Tough Line at La Quinta". LA Times. 

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