Brandon Pettigrew

Date of Birth
Feb 22, 1985
College
Oklahoma State
Height
6-5
Weight
275 lbs

Brandon Pettigrew

Bio

Brandon Pettigrew is a tight end for the Detroit Lions. He caught 83 passes in the 2011 season which was ranked eighth in the league in total receptions.

Early Life

Pettigrew was born in Tyler Texas on February 23, 1985. He attended and played football at Robert E. Lee High School. He garnered enough attention to earn a scholarship playing collegiate football at Oklahoma State.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

Pettigrew played in all four of his years at Oklahoma State. He accumulated 112 receptions, 1,450 yards and nine touchdowns in his collegiate career. His resume propelled him into being a first-round draft pick in 2009.

Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions drafted Pettigrew as the 20th overall pick in the 2009 draft after choosing Matthew Stafford with the first overall pick. Pettigrew and Stafford...

Statistics
STATS
REC
TAR
YDS
Y/R
TD
LONG
20+
40+
FUM
RZ TAR
1DN
YDS/G
2014 Regular Season
10
15
70
7.0
0
13
0
0
0
2
4
5.00