Darrell Green, by the Numbers
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37: How old Darrell was when he ran back his last interception for a
touchdown. That made him the oldest player in NFL history to do that.
4: The number of presidents who have been in office during Darrell
Green's career (Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W.
28: His jersey number, which is likely to be only the second Redskins' number to be retired. (Right now, only Sammy Baugh's No. 30 is retired.)
6: The number of times longer Darrell Green has played than most NFL
players. (The average player lasts 3.3 years; Darrell has lasted 20).
295: The number of games Darrell Green has played in for the Redskins.
54: Number of interceptions.
19: Number of seasons he has had at least one interception. (This is the
only season in his career that he didn't have an interception.)
5: Most interceptions in one season. (He did this three times, in 1984,
1986 and 1991.)
631: Number of yards Darrell has run for after interceptions.
83: His longest interception return.
10: Number of touchdowns scored (seven on interceptions, two on fumbles and one punt
4: Most interceptions off one quarterback (Randall Cunningham).
3: Most interceptions in a single game (Chuck Long of Detroit).
11: Most interceptions against a single team (the Philadelphia Eagles).
SOURCE: Washington Redskins Media Guide.
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