Derwin L. Gray

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Derwin L. Gray
No. 5 (Brigham Young University Cougars), 30 (Indianapolis Colts), 44 (Carolina Panthers)
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Date of birth: (1971-04-09) April 9, 1971 (age 44)
Place of birth: San Antonio, Texas
Career information
Position(s): Safety
College: Brigham Young University
NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 4 / Pick: 92
As player:
Indianapolis Colts
Carolina Panthers
Career stats
Playing stats at

Derwin L. Gray (born April 9, 1971 in San Antonio, Texas) is a former professional football player in the NFL and is the founding and lead Pastor of Transformation Church in South Carolina.

College and NFL[edit]

After graduating from Brigham Young University, Pastor Derwin played professional football in the NFL for five years with the Indianapolis Colts (1993-1997) and one year with the Carolina Panthers (1998).

Church work[edit]

Pastor Derwin and Vicki began an itinerant speaking ministry in 1999–One Heart At A Time Ministries–and Pastor Derwin went on to graduate magna cum laude from Southern Evangelical Seminary with a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree, with a concentration in Apologetics. He became the Lead Pastor of Transformation Church in January 2010.

In addition to his role at Transformation Church, Pastor Derwin speaks at conferences nationwide and is recognized by many as the “Evangelism Linebacker”. He is the author of Hero: Unleashing God’s Power in a Man’s Heart, published in 2010, and Limitless Life: You Are More Than Your Past When God Holds Your Future, released September 2013.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Pastor Derwin and his wife, Vicki, were married in 1992.[2] They have two children: a daughter, Presley, and a son, Jeremiah.

NFL stats[edit]

Team, Year Games Played Tackles
Colts, 1993 11 0
Colts, 1994 16 17
Colts, 1995 16 14
Colts, 1996 10 6
Colts, 1997 11 9
Panthers, 1998 3 0