Tyrone Hughes

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Tyrone Hughes
Date of birth: (1970-01-14) January 14, 1970 (age 44)
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s): Cornerback
Kickoff returner
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 5 / Pick: 137
Organizations
As player:
1993-1996
1997
1998
New Orleans Saints
Chicago Bears
Dallas Cowboys
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1 (1993)
Career stats
Playing stats at NFL.com

Tyrone Christopher Hughes (born January 14, 1970) is a former American football defensive back in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears, and the Dallas Cowboys. He attended and graduated from St. Augustine High School, where he also ran track. He went to the Pro Bowl after the 1993 season as a kick returner. Hughes played college football at the University of Nebraska and was drafted in the fifth round of the 1993 NFL Draft. He holds the NFL record for most kickoff return yards in a single game (304) and the most combined kickoff/punt return yards in a game (347). He also had 2 kick off returns for touchdowns that same game which tie another NFL record with numerous other players on October 23, 1994.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pro Football Register. St. Louis, MO: Sporting News. 1999. p. 190. 

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