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Brian Witherspoon
Witherspoon in 2009
No. 38, 29     
Cornerback / Return specialist
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-06-05) June 5, 1985 (age 36)
Place of birth: Butler, Alabama
Career information
College: Stillman
Undrafted in 2008
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 2008 2009)
Career highlights and awards
* First-team NCAA Division II All-American (2007)
Tackles     16
Interceptions     0
Pass deflections     0

Brian Witherspoon (born June 5, 1985) is an American track and field runner and former American football cornerback and return specialist. He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Stillman.

Professional career

2008 NFL Combine

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 1 in 195 lb 4.22 s 1.42 s 2.51 s 4.36 s 6.86 s 40 in 10 ft 10 in

Jacksonville Jaguars

Witherspoon was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2008.

He tore his ACL for a second straight season during off-season practices with the Giants, and was waived/injured on May 24.

Witherspoon has also played for the Detroit Lions, Carolina Panthers and New York Giants.

Witherspoon is currently a sales representative at Unifirst Corp 2016.

Track and field

In July 2013, Witherspoon retired from football to be a full-time track and field runner.[1] He qualified for the US Track & Field Nationals in both the 100 meters, with a time of 10.22 seconds, and 200 meters, with a time of 20.66 seconds.

Personal bests

Event Time (seconds) Venue Date
60 meters 6.78 Daytona Beach, Florida February 16, 2013
100 meters 10.22 Montverde, Florida June 8, 2013
200 meters 20.66 Montverde, Florida June 8, 2013


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