Apr 02, 2014 · Former professional football quarterback Dan Marino was a first-round pick of the Miami Dolphins in the 1983 NFL draft, and Marino led the franchise for 17 seasons. A durable QB with a big arm, he...
Daniel Constantine Marino Jr. Position: QB Throws: Right 6-4 , 224lb (193cm, 101kg) Born: September 15 in Pittsburgh, PA (Age: 60-325d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info Hall of Fame 9x Pro Bowl 3x All-Pro 1984 AP MVP 1984 NEA MVP 1984 PFWA MVP 1984 AP Off. PoY 1984 Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year) 1994 PFWA Comeback Player 1984 SN PoY
- September 15, 1961
Marino's career totals are staggering as he completed 4,967 of 8,358 passes for 61,361 yards, and threw 420 touchdowns during his 242-game NFL career. Thirteen times in his career Marino passed for 3,000 yards or more in a season which includes the six seasons he reached the 4,000-yard plateau.
Marino was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and attended the University of Pittsburgh, where he became the most prolific and celebrated passer in Pitt Panther history and a first-round draft pick for Don Shula of the Dolphins.