Joe Mickles

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Joe Mickles
No. 30, 36
Date of birth (1965-12-25) December 25, 1965 (age 51)
Place of birth Birmingham, Alabama
Career information
Position(s) Running back
College Mississippi
NFL draft 1989 / Round: 12 / Pick: 317
Career history
As player
1989 Washington Redskins
1990 San Diego Chargers
Career stats

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.[1][2] 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.[3][4] He was drafted in the twelfth round of the 1989 NFL Draft.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Joe Mickles". 2010-04-30. 
  2. ^ Tom Friend (1989-09-05). "Mickles Just Tickled to Be One of 47". The Washington Post. 
  3. ^ "Rebel quarterback shatters record, leads club to victory". The Courier. 1986-12-21. 
  4. ^ Tom Friend (1989-09-04). "12th-Rounder Mickles Looks Secure on Redskins Roster; Backfield Cut Likely to Be Reaves or Branch". The Washington Post.