American Football Database
Reggie Branch
Date of birth: (1962-10-22) October 22, 1962 (age 59)
Place of birth: Sanford, Florida
Career information
Position(s): Running back
College: West Virginia State
East Carolina
 As player:
1985-1989 Washington Redskins
Playing stats at

Reginald Etoy Branch (born October 22, 1962 in Sanford, Florida) is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at West Virginia State University and East Carolina University.

Early Years

Reggie attended Seminole High School in Sanford, Florida. He was Coached by Emory Blake, former NFL quarterback Jeff Blake's father.[1]

College career

Reggie began his college career at West Virginia State, where he played only one season. He then transferred to East Carolina University in the spring of 1981 and was given a redshirt and placed on the practice team. In the spring of 1982, he was moved over to fullback and was the backup to Earnest Byner. Reggie's cousin, Tony Collins, was also a ECU running back, along with eventual Washington Redskins teammates Kelvin Bryant and Earnest Byner.[2]

Life After Football

Branch works at the Starboard Restaurant and Bar, located in Dewey Beach, Delaware.[3]