Date of birth: (1958-05-17) May 17, 1958 (age 62)
Place of birth: Detroit, Michigan
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Position(s): Guard
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Christopher Johnathon Godfrey (born May 17, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan) is a former American football guard in the National Football League, primarily for the New York Giants. He started in Super Bowl XXI. Godfrey played college football at the University of Michigan. He also played with the Michigan Panthers of the USFL. His daughters Mary Grace and Anastassia were members of the Michigan Wolverines swim team, his son Michael plays football at Saint Joseph High School, and his son John is a defensive lineman for the Ball State Cardinals football team.[1]

Godfrey founded the organization Life Athletes, a pro-life and pro-sexual abstinence before marriage organization for athletes. Godfrey visits schools in New York City promoting Christianity, pro-life issues, and sexual abstinence before marriage.[2]


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