Clinton Portis

  • NFL Rookie of the Year (2002)
  • 2x Pro Bowl selection (2003, 2008)
  • 1x All-Pro selection (2008)

Clinton Earl Portis ( born September 1, 1981 in Laurel, Mississippi ) is a former American professional American football player in the position of running backs. He played for the Denver Broncos and the Washington Redskins in the National Football League ( NFL).

Portis played college football for the University of Miami. He was selected as the 19th player in the second round of the 2002 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. In his first season, in which he was voted NFL Rookie of the Year, he was able to Walk 1,508 yards, which he with 1,591 yards even surpassed in his second season. In 2004, he was traded to the Washington Redskins for cornerback Champ Bailey and their draft pick in the second round.

In the 2008 Clinton Portis was the second time in his career, more than 120 yards space gain in five consecutive games, as only the second running back ever, Walk.

Clinton Portis is considered complete player because he can not only run with the ball but also catch him very well. He is also known for his block skills.