Avion Black

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Avion Black
No. 89, 88
Position: Wide receiver / Kick returner
Personal information
Born: (1977-04-24) April 24, 1977 (age 40)
Nashville, Tennessee
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school: Nashville (TN) Maplewood Comprehensive
College: Tennessee State
NFL Draft: 2000 / Round: 4 / Pick: 121
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 27
Games started: 0
Receptions: 14
Receiving yards: 142
Touchdowns: 1
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Avion Carlos Black (born April 24, 1977) is a former American football wide receiver/kick returner in the National Football League. Drafted by the Buffalo Bills 4th round of the 2000 NFL Draft, Avion played two seasons in Buffalo (2000–2001) and one season with the Houston Texans (2002).[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

Avion is the elder of two children, born to Avion Carl Black and Dorothy Elizabeth Johns of Nashville, Tennessee. He has one sister, Carla Johns. Avion is married to the former Shakeyah Thompson. The couple have one son and one daughter.