American Football Database
American Football Database
Clarkston Hines
No. 12, 84     
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1967-03-21) March 21, 1967 (age 54)
Place of birth: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Career information
College: Duke
NFL Draft: 1990 / Round: 9 / Pick: 238
Debuted in 1991 for the Raleigh–Durham Skyhawks
Career history
* Buffalo Bills ( 1990) *
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
* 3× First team All-ACC (1987, 1988, 1989)
College Football Hall of Fame

Clarkston Hines (born March 21, 1967 [1]) is a retired American football player.

Hines graduated from The Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida. While at Bolles, he was an all-state selection in both football and basketball.[2]

He then attended Duke University, where he was an All-American football player. In 1989. he caught an ACC-record 17 touchdown passes and was named the ACC Football Offensive Player of the Year. He led the conference in receiving for three consecutive years in 1987, 1988 and 1989, and completed his career holding conference marks in pass receptions (189), reception yardage (3,318) and touchdown receptions (38). He was also named the 1990 ACC Male Athlete of the Year.[3]

After graduating from Duke, Hines was a ninth round selection of the Buffalo Bills in the 1990 NFL Draft.

Clarkston is currently the Vice President of DaVita Inc., a large healthcare company. He and his wife Kathy reside in Statesville, North Carolina, with their four children.[4]

He was elected into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2010.[5]


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