Dixon with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
April 26, 1990|
Pompano Beach, Florida
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||203 lb (92 kg)|
|High school:||Coconut Creek (FL)|
|College:||Northwest Missouri State|
|NFL Draft:||2014 / Round: 6 / Pick: 195|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2017|
Brandon Dixon (born April 26, 1990) is an American football cornerback for the Orlando Apollos of the Alliance of American Football. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Northwest Missouri State.
In 2012, Dixon was selected to the Daktronics and D2Football.com second-team All-America team and was selected to the All-America third-team by The Associated Press.
New York Jets
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
On September 6, 2014, the Buccaneers promoted Dixon to their active roster.
In 14 games with the Buccaneers, Dixon recorded 8 solo tackles, 1 assisted tackle, 1 interception, and 2 passes defensed.
On September 6, 2015, the Seattle Seahawks signed Dixon to their practice squad.
On September 12, 2015, Dixon was cut from the Seahawks practice squad 
New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints
The signing made the brothers the only set of twins to play on the same team since the AFL-NFL merger and the first since 1926. They are the twelfth set of twins to play in the NFL and along with the Pounceys and the McCourtys, are the third active set of twins currently playing in the NFL. On August 30, 2016, he was released by the Saints.
On December 7, 2016, Dixon was signed to the Steelers' practice squad. On December 20, he was released from the Steelers' practice squad. Seven days later, the Steelers re-signed him to the practice squad. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Steelers on January 24, 2017. He was waived on September 2, 2017.
New York Giants
On May 15, 2018, Dixon was waived by the Giants.
Dixon's twin brother, Brian, played alongside him in New Orleans and is a currently a cornerback for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Dixon is the cousin of former cornerback Benny Sapp who played in the National Football League.
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