|Tight End / Head Coach|
|Date of birth: October 18, 1939|
|NFL Draft: 1961 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5|
|Debuted in 1961|
|Last played in 1972|
As Head Coach
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
|Pro Football Hall of Fame|
|College Football Hall of Fame|
Michael Keller Ditka, Jr. (born October 18, 1939, in Carnegie, Pennsylvania), is a former NFL player, television commentator, and coach. Ditka coached the Chicago Bears for 11 years and New Orleans Saints for 3 years. Ditka and Tom Flores are the only two people to win Super Bowls as a player, an assistant coach and a head coach. Ditka was the only person to take part in the last two Chicago Bears' championships, as a player in 1963 and as head coach in 1985.
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- "Mike Ditka, former NFL coach, treated for heart attack, reports say". Fox News. November 24, 2018.
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