American Football Database
American Football Database
Dan James
Date of birth: (1937-08-10) August 10, 1937 (age 84)
Place of birth: Cincinnati, Ohio
Date of death: July 4, 1987 (Age 49)
Career information
Position(s): Tackle
College: Ohio State
NFL Draft: 1959 / Round: 1 / Pick 8
(By the San Francisco 49ers)
 As player:
Pittsburgh Steelers
Chicago Bears
Playing stats at

Daniel Anthony James (born August 10, 1937 in Cincinnati, Ohio) is a former professional American football offensive lineman for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1960 to 1966. He played college football at Ohio State University.

Dan attended Elder High School and the Center was drafted with the eight pick in the first round of the 1959 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers.[1]

He eventually played with the Pittsburgh Steelers and retired in the late 1960s. He then returned home to Cincinnati with his wife and children.