|Date of birth:||August 30, 1955|
|Place of birth:||Fort Bragg, North Carolina|
|NFL Draft:||1977 / Round: 1/ Pick 4|
|New York Jets|
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
|Career highlights and awards|
|Playing stats at|
Marvin Powell first round draft pick New York Jets.
He was a five-time pro bowler between 1977 and 1983.
Powell graduated in 1977 with a degree in political science and speech. As a professional athlete in New York City, he wrote a newspaper column. He was also elected president of the players' union. He worked as an intern at the New York Stock Exchange and spent six off-seasons getting his law degree from New York Law School.
- Marvin Powell Profile at USC Legends