Duane Bickett
No. 50
Position:Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1962-12-01) December 1, 1962 (age 61)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:251 lb (114 kg)
Career information
High school:Glendale (Glendale, California)
College:USC
NFL draft:1985 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles:1,079
Sacks:53.0
Interceptions:9
Fumble recoveries:19

Duane Clair Bickett (born December 1, 1962) is an American former professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the Indianapolis Colts, the Seattle Seahawks, and the Carolina Panthers. Bickett is currently an assistant defensive coach at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, CA.[citation needed]

High school career

Bickett prepped at Glendale High School.

College career

Bickett played college football at the University of Southern California.

Professional career

Bickett was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the first round of the 1985 NFL Draft with the fifth overall pick.[1] He played professionally in the National Football League for the Indianapolis Colts, Seattle Seahawks, and the Carolina Panthers. In 1985 Bickett was chosen as the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year. He was a Pro Bowler in 1987.

NFL statistics

Year Team Games Combined Tackles Tackles Assisted Tackles Sacks Forced Fumbles Fumble Recoveries Fumble Return Yards Interceptions Interception Return Yards Return Yards per Interception Longest Interception Return Interceptions Returned for Touchdown Passes Defended
1985 IND 16 141 0 0 6.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
1986 IND 16 144 0 0 5.0 0 0 0 2 10 5 10 0 0
1987 IND 12 113 0 0 8.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988 IND 16 126 0 0 3.5 0 0 0 3 7 2 7 0 0
1989 IND 16 100 0 0 8.0 0 0 0 1 6 6 6 0 0
1990 IND 15 117 0 0 4.5 0 0 0 1 9 9 9 0 0
1991 IND 16 125 0 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 IND 15 89 0 0 6.5 0 2 0 1 14 14 14 0 0
1993 IND 15 97 63 21 3.5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994 SEA 7 8 7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995 SEA 15 7 5 2 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996 CAR 16 12 7 5 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Total 175 110 81 29 53.0 2 3 0 9 46 5 14 0 0

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References

  1. ^ "1985 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 5, 2023.
  2. ^ "Duane Bickett Stats". ESPN Internet Ventures. Retrieved February 28, 2014.