American Football Database
American Football Database
Romel Andrews
Date of birth: (1963-07-04) July 4, 1963 (age 58)
Place of birth: Ripley, Tennessee
Career information
CFL status: Import
Position(s): DE
High school: Ripley (TN)
Career highlights and awards
Career stats
Tackles     91
Quarterback sacks     31
Fumbles recovered     2

Romel Andrews (born July 4, 1963) is a former American football defensive end who played eight seasons in the Canadian Football League with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He played college football at the University of Tennessee at Martin and attended Ripley High School in Ripley, Tennessee.

Early years

Andrews played high school football for the Ripley High School Tigers. He also participated in track and field for the Tigers.[1]

College career

Andrews played for the Tennessee Pacers from 1981 to 1985, earning All-Conference All-Star honors.[1]

Professional career

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Andrews was signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in August 1986 and released by the team in August 1988.[2]

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Andrews played for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers from 1988 to 1989.[2]

Washington Redskins

Andrews signed with the Washington Redskins in March 1990. He was released by the Redskins during training camp.[2]

Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Andrews was signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in September 1990 and played for the team from 1990 to 1994. He became a free agent in February 1995.[2]


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