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Josh McCown

American football player from United States of America

Josh McCown Joshua Treadwell McCown (born July 4, 1979) is an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the third round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Sam Houston State. McCown has played for the Detroit Lions, Oakland Raiders, Miami Dolphins, Hartford Colonials and Chicago Bears. He is the older brother of New Orleans Saints quarterback Luke McCown and younger brother of former Texas A&M quarterback Randy McCown. McCown attended Jacksonville High School in Jacksonville, Texas. As a senior, he was the East Texas Player of the Year, District 17-4A offensive player of the Year, and an all-state honorable mention. He completed 153 out of 231 passes (66.23 completion percentage) for 30 touchdowns and 9 interceptions. He also played basketball, and won an All-District second team honors as a senior. McCown played three collegiate seasons at Southern Methodist University, passing for 4,022 yards and 24 touchdowns, but also threw 34 interceptions. McCown left the SMU program to prove that he could lead an aerial attack and did so, surpassing his three-year SMU TD total in just one season at Sam  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1979-07-04
Place of birth
Jacksonville
Nationality
United States of America
Parents
Pat McCown, Robin McCown
Spouse(s)
Natalie McCown
Children
Bridget McCown Aiden McCown Owen McCown Aubrey McCown
Siblings
Randy McCown Luke McCown
Profession
American football player

Education

Institution From To
Sam Houston State University
Southern Methodist University

Athlete facts

Sports
American football

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