Tim Rossovich

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Tim Rossovich
Born: (1946-03-14) March 14, 1946 (age 71)
Palo Alto, California
Career information
Position(s) Linebacker
College Southern California
NFL draft 1968 / Round: 1 / Pick: 14
Career history
As player
1968–1971 Philadelphia Eagles
1972–1973 San Diego Chargers
1974–1975 Philadelphia Bell
1976 Houston Oilers
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls 1969
Honors All-American (1967)
Career stats

Timothy John "Tim" Rossovich (born March 14, 1946) is a retired American football linebacker and a television and movie actor, active from 1977 to 1998. He is the brother of actor Rick Rossovich.

Rossovich was born in Palo Alto, California. He played college football at the University of Southern California, and was one of five USC Trojans players taken in the first round of the 1968 NFL Draft after his senior year. Rossovich played for the National Football League Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers, and Houston Oilers between 1968 and 1976. He played in the Pro Bowl in 1969. He also played for the Philadelphia Bell of the WFL in 1974–1975, until the league folded midway through the 1975 season.

In 1977, Rossovich appeared in the episode "The Shortest Yard" of the ABC situation comedy The San Pedro Beach Bums.

Rossovich currently resides in Grass Valley, California.

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