Former center for the Miami Dolphins.
He was selected to play on five Pro Bowl squads.
Named AFC Offensive Lineman of the Year by the NFLPA five consecutive times (1983-87)
Voted the Seagram’s Seven Crowns of Sports Offensive Lineman of the Year three consecutive times (1983-85).
He started at center in the AFC Championship Game three times. He was the starting center in the Dolphins’ two most recent Super Bowl appearances: Super Bowl XIX and Super Bowl XVII. In 1985, Stephenson was the recipient of the NFL Man of the Year Award for “outstanding community service and playing excellence.
Stephenson was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1998.