Brian Keith Bosworth, nicknamed "The Boz," is an American actor and former professional football player who played linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks in the National Football League (NFL). Brian Bosworth was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He attended Macarthur High School in Irving, Texas. Bosworth played High School Football for MacArthur High School, and was a two-time consensus All-American. He gained fame and notoriety through his flamboyant personality, controversial comments about the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and radical hair cuts. Bosworth was less successful in the NFL, and injuries forced him to retire after three seasons.