Open main menu

Leon Seals, Jr. (born January 30, 1964 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League.[1]

Leon Seals
Position:Defensive end
Personal information
Born: (1964-01-30) January 30, 1964 (age 55)
New Orleans, Louisiana
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:265 lb (120 kg)
Career information
College:Jackson State
NFL Draft:1987 / Round: 4 / Pick: 109
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Seals played college football at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi, earning the nickname 'Dr. Sack', and joined the Buffalo Bills after the 1987 NFL Draft as a fourth round draft choice (number 109 overall).[1][2] He played with the Buffalo Bills from 1987 until 1991. He started at defensive end in Super Bowl XXV and XXVI.[citation needed] He retired after the 1992 season with the Philadelphia Eagles.[1]

Seals currently lives in Clinton, Mississippi.[3] He has served as a member of the Hinds County Sheriff's Department.[4]


  1. ^ a b c "Leon Seals". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved 2010-03-15.
  2. ^ "Eagles acquire defensive help in Bills' Leon Seals". Gettysburg Times. Associated Press. 1992-09-02. Retrieved 2010-03-15.
  3. ^ "Prep notebook: Former NFL player Leon Seals to return to Scotlandville in NFL initiative". The New Orleans Advocate. Retrieved 21 August 2018.
  4. ^ Posey, Shanderia K. (January 7, 2016). "Sworn in to serve". The Mississippi Link. Retrieved 21 August 2018.