No. 27 Minnesota Vikings
Date of birth: July 31, 1989
Place of birth: Germany
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
: College Utah
: NFL Draft 2011 / Round: 5 / Pick: 139
No regular season or postseason appearances
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Brandon Burton (born July 31, 1989) is an American football cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was considered one of the best cornerback prospects for the 2011 NFL Draft. Burton was selected with the 139th pick in the fifth round of the draft by the  Minnesota Vikings.
Early years Edit
Clear Creek High School in League City, Texas. He had 11 career interceptions.
College career Edit
redshirted as a freshman in 2007. In 2008 as a redshirt freshman Burton played in 11 games, mainly on special teams, recording three tackles. As a sophomore in 2009, he started 12 of 13 games, recording 43 tackles and an interception.
Professional career Edit
2011 NFL Draft Edit
Burton was selected with the 139th overall pick in the fifth round of the draft by the Minnesota Vikings.
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