Chris Doleman

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Christopher John Doleman (born October 16, 1961) is a former American football defensive end. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana. He played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons, and San Francisco 49ers from 1985 to 1999.[1] He was an 8-time Pro Bowl selection and a 3-time First-team All-Pro, recording 150.5 career sacks.[2] He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2012.[3]

In January 2018, Doleman was diagnosed with glioblastoma, a rare terminal form of brain cancer.[4]

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  1. Chris Doleman   (December 30, 2013). "Chris Doleman, DE at". Nfl.com. Retrieved February 6, 2014.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
  2. "Chris Doleman NFL Football Statistics". Pro-Football-Reference.com. October 16, 1961. Retrieved February 6, 2014.
  3. Seifert, Kevin. "Chris Doleman makes the Hall of Fame - NFC North Blog - ESPN". Espn.go.com. Retrieved February 6, 2014.
  4. "Vikings Legend Chris Doleman Working Way Back After Surgery For Brain Cancer". twincities.com. March 26, 2018.