Bobby Mitchell

Wide Receiver-Halfback

Bobby Mitchell

11 seasons
14,078 combined net yards
521 career receptions
91 career TDs
4 Pro Bowls

11

seasons

14,078

combined net yards

521

career receptions

91

career TDs

4

Pro Bowls
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"The defense man, he’s at a disadvantage. If he tries to cover me man to man, that is unheard of...I’m not a cocky individual. I’m confident, but you have to go out there confident. If you come hesitating, that defenseman, he has you in his back pocket.”

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(Illinois)...6'0'', 192...Robert Cornelius Mitchell. . .Blessed with exceptional speed, balance, faking ability. . .Split career as Browns halfback, Redskins flanker. . . Noted for spectacular long-distance scoring plays. . .Amassed 14,078 combined net yards. . . Scored 91 touchdowns, caught 521 passes, had eight kick return TDs. . .Topped NFL receivers, 1962. . . Surpassed 50 catches six years. . . All-NFL three times. . .Played in four Pro Bowl games. . .Born June 6, 1935, at Hot Springs, Arkansas.