Brian Davis (American football)

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Brian Davis
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1963-08-31) August 31, 1963 (age 51)
Place of birth: Phoenix, Arizona
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Phoenix (AZ) Cortez
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30
Debuted in 1987 for the Washington Redskins
Last played in 1994 for the Minnesota Vikings
Career history
Career NFL statistics
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Brian Wesley Davis (born August 31, 1963) is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, the Seattle Seahawks, the San Diego Chargers, and the Minnesota Vikings.[1] He played college football at the University of Nebraska and was selected in the second round of the 1987 NFL Draft.

With the Redskins in the 1987-88 NFL playoffs, Davis became the last player to tackle Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton, who retired at the end of the season. Later, in Super Bowl XXII, Davis intercepted Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway as the Redskins defeated the Broncos, 42-10.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Currently, Brian and his wife, Vicky, own a gym in Scottsdale, Arizona, called The Training Room.[3]