Jesse Solomon

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Jesse Solomon
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1963-11-14) November 14, 1963 (age 50)
Place of birth: Madison, Florida
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 249 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Madison (FL)
College: Florida State
NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 12 / Pick: 318
Debuted in 1986 for the Minnesota Vikings
Career history
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Jesse William Solomon (born November 4, 1963) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League from 1986 to 1994 for the Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Atlanta Falcons, and the Miami Dolphins. He played college football at Florida State University and was drafted in the 12th round of the 1986 NFL Draft. He was also a high school football coach for Forest Hill High school in West Palm Beach, FL between 2001-2003.

He led the top-ranked Vikings defense with 95 solo tackles (121 oveall) in 1988.Returned interception 78 yards for touchdown in 45-3 victory over New Orleans Dec. 4, 1988. Active in community and charity work in Madison, FL and Minneapolis. Earned coaching certificate and degree from Florida State Univ.