Redskins Legend (and future NFL Hall of Famer) Brian Mitchell is the Co-host of ‘Inside The Locker Room’ with Scott Linn Mon – Fri from 1 to 4 on The Team 980.
Mitchell spent 14 years in the NFL as a return specialist and running back from 1990 to 2003, including 10 seasons with the Redskins. He also spent three years with the Philadelphia Eagles and one with the New York Giants. In 223 games, he gained more than 23,000 all-purpose yards, which is still second on the all-time NFL list, behind only Jerry Rice! He recorded 13 career special-teams touchdowns, which also ranks second in NFL history.
A Super Bowl Champion with the Redskins in 1992, Mitchell was named an NFL All-Pro three times and was a Pro Bowler in 1995. He was inducted into the Redskins ‘Ring of Fame’ in 2009 and was named to the team’s 70th Anniversary Team.
Mitchell played collegiately at the University of Southwestern Louisiana, which is now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Brian is also the high profile host of NBC Sports Washington DC’s daily talk and debate show, SportsTalk Live with Brian Mitchell, and an analyst for the Network’s Redskins Gameday shows.