Former professional American football free safety, Gary Fencik is a Yale & Northwestern Graduate with a bachelor’s and MBA degree, a Successful Businessman and a Rhodes Scholar to top it all. He was born on June 11, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois. He played twelve seasons with the Chicago Bears and is the all time leader in interceptions and total tackles. He also made two Pro Bowl appearances in 1980, 1981 and a team’s defensive captain through the 1980s and 1985 Super Bowl championship season. He received a gold record and a platinum video award for the 1985 Super Bowl Shuffle.
During the tenth round of the 1976 NFL Draft, he was drafted by the Miami Dolphins as their 281st overall pick. His career ended with 38 interceptions, which he returned for 488 yards and one touchdown leading to the recognition of the Gary Fencik Signed Chicago Bears Riddell Replica mini helmet as a cool item. He had also recorded 2 sacks and was able to recover 14 fumbles, returning them for 65 yards. Fencik was dubbed the Hit Men together with Doug Plank.
Fencik serves as a football analyst with FOX – TV in Chicago following the Chicago Bears. He is also the director of the nationally acclaimed Steppenwolf Theatre and is the current managing Partner for Business Development at Brinson Partner, which is a global money manager with over $120 billion under management based in Chicago. Gary Fencik is one of the most proficient speakers from football, a real Chicago Bear and a Super Bowl Champion making the Gary Fencik Signed Chicago Bears Riddell Replica mini helmet a precious item to his fans.