Born November 27, 1950 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, Don played high
school football at Owen J. Roberts and collegiately at Virginia Tech and
graduated in 1973. In 1972, Strock led the nation in total passing and total
offense. To date, Strock still holds many collegiate football passing records
at his alma mater Virginia Tech and was inducted into the Virginia Tech
Athletics Hall of Fame in 1985. Strock played in the NFL as a quarterback
and spent the majority of his professional career with the Miami Dolphins
(1973-1987). He also played one season with the Cleveland Browns (1988).
Don was the head coach of the Florida International University football
team from 2002-2006.