Jerry Sisemore

Biography

Position: Offensive Linemen

Jerry Sisemore was an All-Conference and All-American offensive lineman at the University of Texas and inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2002. As a sophomore, Sisemore was a regular on the 1970 Longhorn team with a perfect season. In his junior season, Sisemore blossomed into one of the nation's best linemen and named a Consensus All-American. As a senior, Texas won its third consecutive Southwest Conference title and reached its third straight Cotton Bowl Classic bid.

Sisemore was drafted 3rd overall by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1973 NFL Draft. He was a 2x Pro Bowl selection and started 127 consecutive games. He was a part of the Eagles first Super Bowl in 1980 and is considered one of the greatest offensive lineman in franchise history.

Playing Career

  • College: University of Texas
  • Philadelphia Eagles (1973-1984)

Career Highlights

  • 2× All-American (1971, 1972)
  • 2× Pro Bowl selection (1979, 1981)
  • Super Bowl XV appearance (1980)
  • Eagles Hall of Fame inductee (1991)