digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:


Applied sciences






















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
Player 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.

Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al_Dixon — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

679 news items

Savannah Morning News

Savannah Morning News
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 07:01:46 -0800

When local business owner Al Dixon started talking about the 2015 Richmond Hill-Bryan Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year and looking directly at her the cat was out of the bag. Out of hundreds of local businesses, the Montessori School had been ...

Savannah Morning News

Savannah Morning News
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 07:56:15 -0800

The 2015 Business of the Year Award was presented by Al Dixon. “Business people are visionary. In the mid-1990s she saw a need in this community. She has a passion and has energy. She has touched so many lives. This years' business of the year goes ...

Bryan County News

Bryan County News
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:37:30 -0800

Al Dixon and Alex Tucker of Richmond Hill Pharmacy, the 2014 Business of the Year, announced the award winner. “This person has touched so many different lives, so many different generations. She's taught us a lot about this community, and this person ...

The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com

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

Former NFL tight end Al Dixon plans to stop by Saturday's fundraiser for the Joseph H. Firth Youth Center and Phillipsburg Senior Center as town Councilman Bernie Fey Jr. shows his support with a shameless head shearing. Fey has been collecting pledges ...

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 ...
Electronic House
Wed, 09 Dec 2015 07:31:46 -0800

We talk about motorized window shades a lot at Electronic House. That's because we can't stress enough how cool and convenient this option can be. Having motorized window shades can save you time, energy, and money. However, installing a system of ...

WSB Atlanta

WSB Atlanta
Mon, 07 Dec 2015 15:21:22 -0800

Investigators hired by the Fulton County District Attorney's Office will be paid thousands of dollars less starting next year. Retired investigator Al Dixon told Channel 2's Liz Artz this will affect residents metro wide. “If you live in Atlanta ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Thu, 17 Dec 2015 00:45:30 -0800

These classic Italian biscuits are super-crunchy and great for dipping in coffee, but should you bake them twice? And is a low oven temperature sufficient? Felicity Cloake's perfect biscotti. Photograph: Felicity Cloake for the Guardian. Felicity ...

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight