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Michael Irvin
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Irvin in October 2007
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Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: March 5, 1966 (1966-03-05) (age 54)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 217 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: St. Thomas Aquinas
(Fort Lauderdale, Florida)
College: Miami (FL)
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Super Bowl champion (XXVII, XXVIII, XXX)
  • Pro Bowl (1991–1995)
  • First-team All-Pro (1991)
  • 2× Second-team All-Pro (1992, 1993)
  • NFL receiving yards leader (1991)
  • NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
  • Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
  • National champion (1987)
  • First-team All-American (1986)
  • Second-team All-American (1987)
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 750
Receiving yards: 11,904
Receiving touchdowns: 65
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Michael Jerome Irvin (born March 5, 1966) is a former American football player for the Dallas Cowboys. He is also a former broadcaster for ESPN's NFL Countdown. He is commonly known as one of the most successful wide receivers in the history of the National Football League.


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