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Mark Schlereth

American football player from United States of America

Mark Schlereth Mark Frederick Schlereth (/ˈʃlɛrɨθ/; born January 25, 1966 in Anchorage, Alaska) is a former professional football player and current television sportscaster. Schlereth played guard in the NFL for 12 seasons (1989-2000) with the Washington Redskins and Denver Broncos. He is currently a football analyst for ESPN on NFL Live, Sportscenter, and other programs. He also co-hosts Hill and Schlereth with Mike Hill from 7-10ET on ESPN Radio and is a frequent guest and occasional fill-in host on ESPN Radio's Mike and Mike in the Morning. He has recently begun a career in acting, and appeared on the soap opera Guiding Light in June 2007. Mark Schlereth grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and struggled with dyslexia as a youth — he did not learn to read until he was seven. He graduated from Robert Service High School in 1984. Growing up in Alaska, Schlereth did not receive much attention as a college football prospect; the only current FBS schools that offered him a scholarship were Idaho (I-AA at the time) and Hawaii. He accepted the scholarship offer from the University of Idaho from head coach Dennis Erickson. Erickson departed following the 1985 season, and Schlereth started at left guard on  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Stink,Mark Frederick Schlereth
Date of birth
1966-01-25
Place of birth
Anchorage
Nationality
United States of America
Spouse(s)
Lisa Schlereth
Children
Alexandria Schlereth Daniel Schlereth
Profession
American football player, Actor, Television Show Host

Education

Institution From To
University of Idaho

Athlete facts

Sports
American football

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