Mitchell was drafted by the Cleveland Browns and instantly energized the offense with his great speed that made defenders miss.
Mitchell was traded to the Redskins where he teamed up with fellow Hall of Famer Sonny Jurgensen (background).
Mitchell was converted from a halfback to a flanker by the Redskins.
Mitchell scored 91 touchdowns in his Hall of Fame career.
Bobby amassed more than 14,000 all-purpose yards during his career.
Bobby with the legendary Vince Lombardi.
Bobby was elected to four Pro Bowls and named All-NFL three times.
Mitchell caught more than 50 passes in a season six times.
Bobby was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1983.
Bobby posed with his bronze bust.
Bobby's Hall of Fame mural.
Mitchell (right) with WR Cris Carter at the Hall's Best of Yesterday and Today autograph session on June 10, 2000.