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Mike Ditka
Mike Ditka.jpg
Mike Ditka in the press booth during a National Football League pre-season game between the Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears.
No. 89
Tight End / Head Coach
Personal information
Date of birth: October 18, 1939 (1939-10-18) (age 80)
Carnegie, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Pittsburgh
NFL Draft: 1961 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5
Debuted in 1961
Last played in 1972
Career history

As Player

As Head Coach

Career highlights and awards

Career NFL statistics
Receptions 427
Receiving Yards 5,812
Touchdowns 43
Stats at
Pro Football Hall of Fame
College Football Hall of Fame

Michael Keller Ditka, Jr. (born October 18, 1939, in Carnegie, Pennsylvania), is a former NFL player, television commentator, and coach. Ditka coached the Chicago Bears for 11 years and New Orleans Saints for 3 years. Ditka and Tom Flores are the only two people to win Super Bowls as a player, an assistant coach and a head coach. Ditka was the only person to take part in the last two Chicago Bears' championships, as a player in 1963 and as head coach in 1985.

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