American Football Database
American Football Database
John Clay
No. 78, 77     
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-05-01) May 1, 1964 (age 57)
Place of birth: St. Louis, Missouri
High School: Cedar Hill (MO) Northwest
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 300 lb (136 kg)
Career information
College: Missouri
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15
Debuted in 1987 for the Los Angeles Raiders
Last played in 1988 for the San Diego Chargers
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Games played     12
Games started     10
Stats at
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John Gregory Clay (born May 1, 1964) is a former American college and professional football player who was an offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) for two seasons during the late 1980s. Clay played college football for the University of Missouri, and thereafter, played professionally for the Los Angeles Raiders and the San Diego Chargers of the NFL.

Clay was born in St. Louis, Missouri.

He was drafted by the Los Angeles Raiders in the first round (15th pick overall) of the 1987 NFL Draft.