John Thierry
Date of birth: (1971-09-04) September 4, 1971 (age 48)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Career information
Position(s): Defensive End
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
College: Alcorn State
NFL Draft: 1994 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11
 As player:
Chicago Bears
Cleveland Browns
Green Bay Packers
Atlanta Falcons
Playing stats at

John Thierry (born September 4, 1971 in Houston, Texas) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Chicago Bears in the 1st round (11th overall pick) of the 1994 NFL Draft. A 6' 4", 263 lb linebacker from Alcorn State University, Thierry was moved to defensive end and played in nine NFL seasons from 1994-2002.

He was selected second in the 1999 Cleveland Browns expansion draft, following Jim Pyne. He finished his career with the Atlanta Falcons after recurring shoulder injuries. During his career Thierry played in 131 games and started 70 of them recording 33.5 sacks and 158 tackles with 7 fumble recoveries. [1]

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Preceded by
Curtis Conway
Bears 1st round draft pick
Succeeded by
Rashaan Salaam

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