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Ronde Barber
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Barber in the 2012 NFL season.
No. 20
Position: Cornerback
Safety
Personal information
Born: April 7, 1975 (1975-04-07) (age 44)
Roanoke, Virginia
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 184 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High school: Cave Spring
(Roanoke, Virginia)
College: Virginia
NFL Draft: 1997 / Round: 3 / Pick: 66
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Super Bowl champion (XXXVII)
  • Pro Bowl (2001, 2004–2006, 2008)
  • 3× First-team All-Pro (2001, 2004, 2005)
  • 2× Second-team All-Pro (2002, 2006)
  • NFL interceptions leader (2001)
  • NFL 2000s All-Decade Team
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 1,231
Quarterback sacks: 28.0
Pass deflections: 166
Interceptions: 47
Forced fumbles: 15
Touchdowns: 14
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Ronde Barber is a former American Football cornerback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. Barber won Super Bowl XXXVII with Tampa Bay in the 2002 NFL season. He is the identical twin of former New York Giants runningback Tiki Barber. Throughout his NFL career, Ronde Barber has made 1,138 tackles (958 alone), 27 sacks, forced 15 fumbles (recovered 12), intercepted 43 passes, had 763 total return yards, and seven touchdowns.

Ronde Barber as a children's author

Twin brothers Ronde and Tiki Barber published the following books (have been generally popular):

  • By My Brother's Side (2004)
  • Game Day (2005)
  • Teammates (2006)
  • Kickoff! (2007)
  • Go Long! (2008)
  • Wild Card (2009)
  • Red Zone (2010)
  • Goal Line (2011)

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