Brandon Marshall Facts
American football wide receiver for the Chicago Bears of the NFL
- Marshall is known for his ability to break and dodge tackles in National Football League.
- He was selected by the Denver Broncos out of the University of Central Florida, with the 119th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2006 NFL Draft.
- On December 13, 2009, Marshall set an NFL record for receptions in a game with 21.
- On April 14, 2010, Marshall was traded from the Denver Broncos to the Miami Dolphins for a second round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft and a second round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft.
- He was born on March 23, 1984 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
- He also played basketball and track in his college days.
- He was nicknamed "The Beast" during his NFL career.
- He enjoys restoring vintage automobiles.
- In July 2011, he announced that he has been diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder and hopes to spread awareness and understanding about the illness.
- He holds the record for most receiving touchdowns in a Pro Bowl game.
- He is one of only five players in NFL history (first Broncos player) to catch at least 100 passes in three straight seasons.
- He is the first player since 1960 to record eight career games of at least 10 receptions in his first four seasons.
- He is the only player in NFL history to have at least 10 receptions in four out of five games.
- He hold the record for most receptions spanning five games in NFL history (55).
- On March 13, 2012, Marshall was traded from the Miami Dolphins to the Chicago Bears for a 3rd round pick in the 2012 NFL Draft and a 3rd round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.