Vernon Maxwell (American football)
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|Date of birth:||October 25, 1961|
|Place of birth:||Birmingham, Alabama|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||233 lb (106 kg)|
|High school:||Los Angeles (CA) Verbum Dei|
|NFL Draft:||1983 / Round: 2 / Pick: 29|
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Vernon Leroy Maxwell (born October 25, 1961) is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1980s. Maxwell played college football for Arizona State University, and was selected as an All-American. He played professionally for the Indianapolis Colts, Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks, and was recognized as the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year.
Maxwell was born in Birmingham, Alabama.