Troy Aikman

Active - 1996 - 1996  |   Born - Nov 21, 1966 in West Covina, California, United States  |   Genres - Sports & Recreation, Comedy, Comedy Drama, Romance

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  • Was the first pick of the 1989 NFL draft.
  • Was the winningest starting quarterback of any decade in NFL history, with 90 wins in the '90s.
  • In 1993, he was the MVP of Super Bowl XXVII.
  • Authored the 1995 children's book Things Change.
  • Recorded the 1993 country-music single "Oklahoma Nights" for an album called Everybody Wants to Be a Cowboy.
  • Played himself on a 1994 episode of Coach and in the 1996 big-screen hit Jerry Maguire.
  • In 2004, he was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality, Sports Event Analyst.
  • Was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006.