February 3, 2013 8:24 AM

Feb. 3 Birthday: John Jefferson

John JeffersonSports: FootballPosition: Wide receiverPlayed from 1978 to 1985Four-time Pro BowlersAge: 57Two Hall of Fame quarterbacks -- Bob Griese and Fran Tarkenton -- along with the phenom Fred Lynn have birthdays today, but we celebrate John Jefferson, J.J., who wore these spacey goggles and for three years made some of the most improbable and wonderful catches in the NFL.J.J. played for Air Coryell San Diego Chargers … and it's difficult to recapture just how mind-blowing those Chargers were in the late 1970s and early 1980s

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