Brandon Spikes

Date of Birth
Sept. 02, 1987
255 lbs

Brandon Spikes


Brandon Spikes is entering his first season with the Buffalo Bills after spending the previous four years with the New England Patriots. Spikes, a versatile linebacker in the Patriots’ 3-4 scheme, had a tumultuous departure with New England, ending with the Patriots letting him walk via free agency. In April 2014, Spikes took to Twitter to vent his frustration.

Early Years & College

Spikes was born in Shelby, N.C. on Sept. 3, 1987. Spikes attended Crest High where he was a four-year starter at linebacker and defensive end and listed as the No. 1 recruit in North Carolina. Spikes had 74 tackles as a senior and was selected to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Game. After graduating, Spikes went to the University of Florida, making 39 starts and registering 307 tackles (31.5 tack...