He would often intentionally run the wrong way on plays in practice in order to make things more challenging for himself. Ledge, for the unhip, is short for legend. Looney was the star of the 1962 OU-Syracuse game, became a standout that season, then was booted from the team by the Texas game of 1963. https://t.co/jfP6kQQdMV. He joined a lawsuit that claimed that a reserve unit could not be sent to fight in an undeclared war, but it was defeated.. At the age of six, he already weighed 120 pounds, so he had to play football with boys who were as much as twice his age. Joseph Francis "Joe" Alaskey III (April 17, 1952 – February 3, 2016) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice artist, and impressionist, best known as one of Mel Blanc's successors as the voices of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Sylvester, Tweety, and other characters from Warner Bros. cartoons.  As a member of the Giants, Looney racked up a number of fines for violating team rules. The No. Joseph Francis "Joe" Alaskey III(April 17, 1952 – February 3, 2016) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice artist, and impressionist, best known as one of Mel Blanc's successors as the voices of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Sylvester, Tweety, and other characters from Warner Bros. cartoons. Lives in Dallas area with his wife and two children; Follow on Twitter. He was eventually kicked out of that school and transferred to Cameron Junior College, where he played for Leroy Montgomery. He played college football for Wake Forest and was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. In 2014, he appeared in 15 games with 4 starts, including 2 starts at right guard, one at center and one at left guard, helping the offense finish fourth in the NFL in rushing with 2,176 yards. As a senior, he started all 13 games at left guard. As of now, Joe Looney stands at 6-3 and weighs 315 pounds. He was pass protecting for quarterback Sonny Jurgensen, and ended up leveling an onrushing pass rusher with a right hook to the jaw. As a sophomore, he started 11 out of 12 games at left guard. "Joe" Looney Joseph A. [dead link], He attended Lake Worth Community High School, where he was a four-year starter at offensive tackle. "They told me it's a great staff, great coaches, great process â they teach you how to be a professional. Did Cowboys sign this veteran RB to send message to holdout Ezekiel Elliott? Dallas Cowboys’ offensive lineman Joe Looney paid tribute to soccer star Megan Rapinoe with a somersault and she thanked him on Twitter. The name Joe Looney has over 37 birth records, 15 death records, 6 criminal/court records, 87 address records, 13 phone records and more.  He dressed but did not play in 3 games. He's named after Joe Don Looney, a first-round pick by the New York Giants in 1964 who played five NFL seasons. "They told me I would love it here, man," Looney said. Looney has had a great mentor in his older brother, who texted him during the first day of rookie orientation to wish him good luck. , In 1968, Looney was called up by the United States Army to go to Vietnam. This summer, Looney is competing for a job at one of the Packers' deepest positions. Looney’s deployment came at a difficult time in his career and personal life. Looney was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round (117th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft, after trading a sixth round pick (#196-Jonte Green) to the Detroit Lions in order to move up 8 slots. Their little brother, Keni-H Lovely, is … He replaced an injured Ronald Leary at left guard in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Browns. He played in only three games in 1963. Owens and safety Andy Nelson during training camp on August 24, 1964. On May 15, 2004, Alaskey received an Emmy Award for his role as Daffy Duck in Duck Dodgers of the 24 1/2 Century. He also voiced Plucky Duck and various characters in Tiny Toon Adventures from 1990-95. ", Key comments from Green Bay's coordinators, Talk and emotion must translate to action, Tyler Ervin, Dexter Williams could be next running backs up in San Francisco, Team not changing plans due to player on reserve/COVID-19 list, will adjust accordingly, Setup for election day taking place on Lambeau Field campus, Wife's lupus battle kept defensive lineman's professional comeback in perspective, Key comments from the Packers' coordinators and offensive assistant coaches, Continuing the trend and climbing in rankings could go a long way for Green Bay, Unexpected contributors have underscored the Packers' 5-1 startÂ, Aaron Rodgers says Packers will shift top WR around the formation while expecting Minnesota's usual disguises, Packers RB made sure the offense got back on track, even without Aaron Jones, Fourth-year veteran led Jets in tackles last season. "I know I have a lot of learning to do. Help us build our profile of Joe Don Looney! He was named second-team all-state as a junior. But hopefully I can get there with hard work and coaching.". He attended Admiral Farragut Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida and Paschal High School in Fort Worth, Texas. He had three carries for -3 yards with the Saints that year, and retired after the season. Ledge! That’s for Megan Rapinoe right there!”. Real-time updates and all local stories you want right in the palm of your hand. On February 3, 2016, Alaskey died in Green Island, New York of cancer at age 63. He finished his college career with 41 starts out of 48 games over four years. lists I guess it just wore off on me.". We have no records of past relationships for Joe Don Looney. Dallas Cowboys Joe Looney rolled right into camp, said his pose is for USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe @mPinoe @NBCDFW pic.twitter.com/qdLi9ZZKeO, After his tumble, the 315-pounder spread his arms out and threw his head back similar to Rapinoe’s famous goal celebrations and said, “Shout out to Megan Rapinoe! I'm blessed. , Looney had only 23 carries with Baltimore that season. Photos by AP and Evan Siegle, packers.com.