American Football Database
Vernon Maxwell
No. 56, 57     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1961-10-25) October 25, 1961 (age 60)
Place of birth: Birmingham, Alabama
Career information
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 2 / Pick: 29
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Baltimore / Indianapolis Colts (19831984)
Career highlights and awards
* NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (1983)
Sacks     21.5
Interceptions     1
Games     77
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Vernon Leroy Maxwell (born October 25, 1961) is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1980s. Maxwell played college football for Arizona State University, and was selected as an All-American. He played professionally for the Indianapolis Colts, Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks, and was recognized as the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year.

Maxwell was born in Birmingham, Alabama.

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