Former NFL All-Pro Quarterback
Career Highlights: Recognized as one of the NFL’s grittiest quarterbacks of all time, McMahon led the Bears’ offense for the first eight seasons of his NFL career from 1982 to 1989. In 1985 McMahon came back from a season-ending injury the year before and led the Bears to a 46-10 victory over New England in the 1986 Super Bowl. Often recognized for the variety of headbands and sunglasses he wore, McMahon was named to the Pro Bowl that season. In his 15-year NFL career, he played for San Diego, Philadelphia, Minnesota, Arizona and earned a second Super Bowl ring with the 1996 Green Bay Packers. McMahon finished his career playing 120 regular season games and completing 1,492 passes for 18,148 yards and 100 touchdowns. Selected as a consensus All-American at Brigham Young University, McMahon led the nation in passing in 1980 and 1981 and was the first player to throw for more than 4,000 yards in a season. At the time, he set 32 NCAA records. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1998. Jim McMahon has played in all 28 Celebrity Golf Championships at Edgewood Tahoe.