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Al Dixon
No. 84
Position: Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1954-04-05) April 5, 1954 (age 61)
Place of birth: Drew, Mississippi
Career information
College: Iowa State
NFL draft: 1977 / Round: 7 / Pick: 178
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 84
Receiving yards: 1248
Touchdowns: 8
Stats at NFL.com

Albert D. Dixon (born April 5, 1954 in Drew, Mississippi) is a former American football tight end in the National Football League for the New York Giants, the Kansas City Chiefs, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the San Francisco 49ers.[1] He played college football at Iowa State University and was drafted by the Giants in the seventh round (178th pick overall) of the 1977 NFL Draft.[2]

Dixon was a member of the 49ers during their 1984 championship season, appearing in two games against the Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals,[3] although he is not listed among the players who actually took the field for the team's victory in Super Bowl XXIX.[4]


  1. ^ NFL.com. "Al Dixon: Career Stats". Retrieved on May 10, 2013.
  2. ^ CBSSports.com. "NFL Draft History". Retrieved on May 10, 2013.
  3. ^ NFL.com. "Al Dixon: Game Logs". Retrieved on May 10, 2013.
  4. ^ Neft, David S. & Cohen, Richard M. The Football Encyclopedia: The Complete History of Professional NFL Football from 1892 to the Present. St. Martin's Press, 1991, p. 805. ISBN 0-312-05089-5.

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Chippewa Herald

Chippewa Herald
Tue, 15 Oct 2013 05:06:47 -0700

Lake Holcombe School Board member Al Dixon made a $30,000 donation on behalf of his family to the PRIDE committee. Pictured in the front row of this 2012 file photo are, from left: Aubrey Meddaugh, Tyler Dixon, Carter Dixon, Evan Dixon and Owen ...

The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com

The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com
Wed, 06 Apr 2011 12:49:27 -0700

al dixon View full sizeExpress-Times File PhotoAl Dixon gives Jah'nel Oliver a lift during a 2009 visit to Easton Area Middle School. Former NFL tight end Al Dixon plans to stop by Saturday's fundraiser for the Joseph H. Firth Youth Center and ...


Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:33:45 -0700

The weekend consists of a basketball tournament, a car, truck and bike show and a carnival, as well as free autograph signings from Plainfield's own Al Dixon, who won the Super Bowl with the San Francisco 49ers in 1984. Former Giants players Stephen ...


Fri, 04 Sep 2015 17:56:15 -0700

The contest has become a popular event, attracting a long list of athletes, including Stephen Baker "The Touchdown Maker,” Perry Williams, Bill Ard, Gary Jeter, Ottis "O.J." Anderson and Kellen Winslow Sr. San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl champion Al ...


Sun, 13 Sep 2015 12:05:53 -0700

Former San Francisco 49er Al Dixon heads the First Tee Chapter of Plainfield. Since its inception, the organization has supported over 300 kids in receiving golf lessons free of charge. And just recently, close to 100 kids also had the opportunity to ...

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:23:25 -0700

He said break-ins were reported in Oakland, Pittsfield and Waldo County, as well as at Fonzo's Pizza, Seafood and More in Norridgewock. Al Dixon, the owner of Fonzo's, said there was evidence of a break-in at the restaurant Monday, but nothing was taken.


Thu, 08 Oct 2015 17:08:14 -0700

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Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:53:33 -0700

THOMASVILLE — In an ongoing investigation of an incident reported at the Academic Recovery Center at Thomasville High School, a police officer said girls who reported the activity have changed their stories. Earlier this week, a female student told ...

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