Johnny Evans (American football)

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Johnny Evans
Date of birth (1956-02-18) February 18, 1956 (age 61)
Place of birth High Point, North Carolina
Career information
CFL status International
Position(s) P/QB
College NC State
NFL draft 1978 / Round: 2 / Pick: 39
Drafted by Cleveland Browns
Career history
As player
19781980 Cleveland Browns
19811983 Montreal Alouettes
1984 Edmonton Eskimos

John Albert Evans, Jr. (born February 18, 1956) is a former professional American and Canadian football punter and quarterback and current radio sportscaster for the North Carolina State Wolfpack football team. He is also the Eastern NC Director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He played his college football career for NC State where he led the team to an 8-4 record his senior season, and was named MVP of the 1977 Peach Bowl. He completed 3 years in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns and 3 years in the CFL for the Montreal Alouettes. Since 1996 he has been the radio color commentator for NC State football. He is the father of quadruplets, two of whom played football for NC State.