Barry Sanders Back to Main
BORN: July 16, 1968
BIRTHPLACE: Wichita, Kansas
HEIGHT: 5'7"
ON WHOSAY SINCE: Dec 6, 2011
HOMETOWN: Wichita, Kansas
CURRENT LOCATION: Michigan

5 Things You Didn't Know About Me

  • In high school I worked paving roads
  • I did not play RB until my 3rd game of my senior year of High School
  • I have 10 brothers and sisters
  • My oldest son is a RB at Stanford
  • My favorite store is Whole Foods

BIOGRAPHY

Barry Sanders
NFL Running Back for the Detroit Lions 1989 - 1998
NCAA Running Back for Oklahoma State University - 1986 - 1988
1988 Heisman Trophy Winner - Set 34 NCAA records
1989 NFL Rookie of the Year
1993 & 1997 NFL MVP
1997 became the 3rd Running Back to rush for 2000+ yards in a season
2004 was inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame