Randal Hill

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Randal Hill
No. 81, 89
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-09-21) September 21, 1969 (age 44)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
College: Miami
NFL Draft: 1991 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23
Debuted in 1991 for the Miami Dolphins
Last played in 1997 for the New Orleans Saints
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • 2x National Champion (1987, 1989)
Career NFL statistics as of 1997
Receptions 262
Receiving yards 3,849
Touchdowns 14
Stats at NFL.com

Randal "Thrill" Hill (born September 21, 1969 in Miami, Florida) Hill is a graduate of Miami Killian Senior High School and is a former professional American football player in the NFL who was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the first round (23rd overall) of the 1991 NFL Draft, then later traded to the Cardinals. A 5'10", 177 lb (80 kg). wide receiver from the University of Miami, Hill played in 7 NFL seasons from 1991 to 1997. 1991 with the Dolphins 1992-94 with the Cardinals; a second stint in 1995-96 with the Dolphins; and 1997 with the Saints. He is arguably best known for his touchdown celebration in the 1991 Cotton Bowl Classic against Texas, in which he ran into the Cotton Bowl tunnel and re-emerged to do a six-shooter routine with his hands.[1] After his football career ended, Hill became a U.S. Homeland Security Agent.[2]

Hill was interviewed about his time at the University of Miami for the documentary The U, which premiered December 12, 2009 on ESPN.

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