Scotty Anderson

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Scotty Anderson
Date of birth (1979-11-24) November 24, 1979 (age 37)
Place of birth Jonesboro, Louisiana
Career information
Position(s) WR
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 191 lb (87 kg)
College Grambling State
NFL draft 2001 / Round: 5 / Pick: 148
Career history
As player
2001–2004 Detroit Lions (NFL)
2007 Grand Rapids Rampage (AFL)
Career stats

Scotty Anderson (born November 24, 1979 in Jonesboro, Louisiana) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL) and the Arena Football League (AFL). He played college football for Grambling State University.

High school years[edit]

Anderson attended Jonesboro-Hodge High School in Louisiana and was a letterman in football.

College career[edit]

As a wide receiver for the Grambling Tigers, Anderson had a total of 69 receptions for 1146 yards and 10 touchdowns his senior season. Anderson holds the Grambling State career record with 195 receptions for 3,334 yards and 35 touchdowns. Anderson, A three-year starter, he became the only player in school history to gain over 1,000 yards receiving in a season twice (1999–2000). He was an All-American first-team selection by the Associated Press, The Sports Network, Sports Xchange and Sheridan Broadcasting Network & Black College Sports as a senior.

Professional career[edit]


Anderson was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 2001 NFL Draft in the fifth round. He then spent 2001-2003 with them. His career totals in 34 games are 54 receptions for 858 yards and 4 touchdowns.


He played for the Grand Rapids Rampage in the AFL in the 2007 season.


His two brothers played in the NFL. Anthony was a safety with the San Diego Chargers (1987), and Stevie was a wide receiver with the New York Jets (1994) and the Arizona Cardinals (1995–96).

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