Britt Hager

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Britt Hager
No. 54, 57
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1966-02-20) February 20, 1966 (age 51)
Place of birth: Odessa, Texas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 242 lb (110 kg)
Career information
College: Texas
NFL Draft: 1989 / Round: 3 / Pick: 81
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 216
Sacks: 2.0
INTs: 3
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Britt Harley Hager (born February 20, 1966 in Odessa, Texas) is a former American football linebacker who played nine seasons in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos and St. Louis Rams. He played college football at the University of Texas and was drafted in the third round of the 1989 NFL Draft. Britt Hager, was one of the most prolific tacklers in University of Texas history, setting a school record in 1988 with 195 tackles after setting the previous school record with 187 the year before. He also holds the career Texas record with 499 tackles while in Austin

After football[edit]

In 2005, Hager opened the first Texas location for 1-800-Pack-Rat and now manages several successful franchise locations throughout the state.[citation needed] Hager, and his wife Bridgette, have four boys. His oldest played for North Texas, while another played for Blinn College. Another of his sons, Bryce, played linebacker at Baylor and was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in 2015. And his youngest, Breckyn, is a sophomore linebacker at Britt's alma mater, the University of Texas.