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|Date of birth||December 25, 1965|
|Place of birth||Birmingham, Alabama|
|NFL draft||1989 / Round: 12 / Pick: 317|
|1990||San Diego Chargers|
Joseph Nathan Mickles (born December 25, 1965 in Birmingham, Alabama) is a former American football running back. He played in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins in 1989 NFL season and the San Diego Chargers in the 1990 season. He played college football at the University of Mississippi from 1985 to 1988 and scored a touchdown in the team's 20-17 win over Texas Tech in the 1986 Independence Bowl. He was drafted in the twelfth round of the 1989 NFL Draft.
- "Joe Mickles". pro-football-reference.com. 2010-04-30.
- Tom Friend (1989-09-05). "Mickles Just Tickled to Be One of 47". The Washington Post.
- "Rebel quarterback shatters record, leads club to victory". The Courier. 1986-12-21.
- Tom Friend (1989-09-04). "12th-Rounder Mickles Looks Secure on Redskins Roster; Backfield Cut Likely to Be Reaves or Branch". The Washington Post.