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Barrett Brooks
No. 76, 77, 72     
Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-05-05) May 5, 1972 (age 47)
Place of birth: St. Louis, Missouri
Career information
College: Kansas State
NFL Draft: 1995 / Round: 2 / Pick: 58
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Philadelphia Eagles ( 1995 1998)
Career highlights and awards
* Super Bowl Champion (XL)
Games Played     118
Games Started     62
Fumble Recoveries     3

Barrett Charles Brooks[1] (born May 5, 1972 in St. Louis, Missouri) is a former American football offensive tackle. He recently played for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was part of their Super Bowl XL win against the Seattle Seahawks. He attended and played college football at Kansas State University.

High school yearsEdit

Brooks attended McCluer North High School in Florissant, Missouri and was a student and a letterman in football and basketball. In football, he was an All-State Honorable Mention selection.[citation needed]

College yearsEdit

Barrett attended Kansas State University[2] and became a member of Omega Psi Phi fraternity, Delta Delta chapter.[citation needed]

Professional careerEdit

Philadelphia EaglesEdit

Brooks played his first four years in the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles, starting for the first three of those years.

Detroit LionsEdit

Brooks then went to the Detroit Lions in 1999.

New York GiantsEdit

He played the 2002 season for the New York Giants.

Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

Brooks reached his final destination when he played for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Personal lifeEdit

He is married to his wife, Sonji. They have five children: Jasmine Johnson, Romel Brooks, Asia Johnson, Izreal Brooks, and Chyna Brooks. He and his family reside in Voorhees Township, New Jersey.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Brooks on Pro-Football-Reference". rbref.com. http://www.rbref.com/players/B/BrooBa20.htm. Retrieved 2007-12-17.
  2. "Barrett Brooks". The Youth Alliance. http://theyouthalliance.com/speakers/barrett-brooks/. Retrieved 4 January 2018.
  3. Staff. "Former Eagle Brooks in super situation with Steelers", Philadelphia Daily News, February 3, 2006. Accessed March 17, 2011. "Brooks still lives in the Philadelphia area. He and his family live in Voorhees N.J."

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