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Ron Jaworski Biography

Birth Name:
Ronald Vincent Jaworski
Birth Place:
Lackawanna, New York, United States
Former NFL quarterback, football analyst

Fast Facts

  • Was drafted by baseball's St
  • Louis Cardinals out of high school, but father insisted he go to college
  • Was a second-round draft pick of the Los Angeles Rams in 1973
  • Has two nicknames: "Jaws" (complements of former NBA all-star and coach Doug Collins) and "The Polish Rifle
  • " Received a medal from Pope John Paul II in 1979 when he visited Philadelphia
  • The two share Polish ancestry
  • An astute businessman, Jaworski owns golf courses and fitness clubs; is also a member of the advisory board for PNC Bank
  • President of the Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League
  • Joined the broadcast booth of Monday Night Football in 2007, replacing Joe Theismann



    • Jessica -- Daughter
    • Joleen -- Daughter
    • William Jaworski -- Father
    • Molly Jaworski -- Mother
    • B.J. Jaworski -- Son
    • Liz Jaworski -- Wife