|Date of birth:August 19, 1980|
|Place of birth: Cincinnati, Ohio|
|NFL Draft: 2003 / Round: 3 / Pick: 85|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
| * New York Jets (2003–2006)
|Career highlights and awards|
|* Honorable Mention All-Big Ten (2001)|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Bobby DeAngelo Askew, Jr. (born August 19, 1980) is a former American football fullback. He played college football as the University of Michigan. He ranks first all-time among Michigan running backs in reception yards.
High school yearsEdit
Askew attended Colerain High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, and was a letterwinner in football, basketball, and track & field. In basketball, he averaged 10 points per game as a junior. Askew graduated from Colerain High School in 1999.
Professional football careerEdit
He was signed by the Bucs to back up Mike Alstott but assumed starting duties when Alstott went down with a neck injury. On May 15, 2008 the Bucs gave him a four-year contract extension it is a 5-year deal worth 8.6 million dollar deal making him one of the league's highest paid fullbacks.
On April 26, 2010, the Buccaneers released Askew.
- ↑ "Record Book". University of Michigan & Host Interactive. 2007. Archived from the original on 2008-02-29. https://web.archive.org/web/20080229173113/http://www.mgoblue.com/document_file/fbl-2007spring-records1.pdf. Retrieved 2007-12-28.
- ↑ "Tampa Bay Buccaneers". NFL.com. 2010. Archived from the original on 28 April 2010. https://web.archive.org/web/20100428005326/http://www.nfl.com/news/story?id=09000d5d817cf755&template=with-video-with-comments&confirm=true. Retrieved 26 December 2012.
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