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Dave Foley (American football)

Dave Foley
No. 70, 78
Position: Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth:

(1947-10-28) October 28, 1947

Place of birth: Cincinnati, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
College: Ohio State
NFL draft: 1969 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games Played: 110
Games Started: 90

David ("Dave") Foley (born October 28, 1947 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a former college and professional offensive lineman of the 1960s and '70s.

Foley was a three-year starter at offensive tackle for the Ohio State Buckeyes under head coach Woody Hayes. Foley stated that he did not intend to come to Ohio State but was won over by charisma of coach Hayes and by seeing The Ohio State University Marching Band performing in Ohio Stadium. Foley played right tackle in 1966 and 1967, and moved to left tackle in 1968. Prior to his senior year, he was named a team co-captain, along with linebacker Dirk Worden. That year the Buckeyes finished the season undefeated and was voted consensus national champion after defeating the University of Southern California in the 1969 Rose Bowl.

Foley was a consensus All-America selection in 1968. He was also a three-year Academic All American. He was elected to the [[Ohio State

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