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Joseph Harrison Cain (born June 11, 1965) is a former American football linebacker who played nine seasons in the National Football League.

Joe Cain
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Personal information
Born: (1965-06-11) June 11, 1965 (age 54)
Los Angeles, California
Career information
High school:Compton (Compton, California)
College:Oregon Tech
NFL Draft:1988 / Round: 8 / Pick: 210
Career history
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Cain graduated in 1983 from Compton High School in Compton, California. He attended Stanford University on an academic scholarship, and joined the football team as a walk-on. He later transferred to Oregon Institute of Technology, after Greg McMackin, who was the assistant linebackers coach at Stanford, obtained the head coaching position.

Joe Cain is Executive Chef at a cafe on Orcas Island in Washington State.[1] He is a father of three children and grandfather of one.