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Vernon Maxwell (American football)

Vernon Maxwell
No. 56, 57
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1961-10-25) October 25, 1961
Place of birth: Birmingham, Alabama
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 233 lb (106 kg)
Career information
High school: Los Angeles (CA) Verbum Dei
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 2 / Pick: 29
Debuted in 1983
Last played in 1989
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Sacks 21.5
Interceptions 1
Games 77
Stats at NFL.com

Vernon Leroy Maxwell (born October 25, 1961) is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1980s. Maxwell played college football for Arizona State University, and was selected as an All-American. He played professionally for the Indianapolis Colts, Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks, and was recognized as the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year.

Maxwell was born in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  • ASU Announces Hall of Fame Choices for 1997


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