Donald Driver

Football Player + Wide Receiver

Donald Jerome Driver is an American football wide receiver and children's author. He plays for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). Driver was picked by the Packers in the 1999 NFL Draft in the seventh round (213th pick overall) out of Alcorn State University. Driver also won the 14th season of Dancing with the Stars despite being second from the bottom of the leaderboard for the first week.… Read More

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1975 Birth Donald Jerome Driver was born in Houston, Texas, on February 2, 1975. … Read More


1993 18 Years Old Driver attended Alcorn State University in Mississippi, where he lettered in both football and track & field. He finished his college football career there with 88 receptions for 1993 yards (19.69 yards per catch). … Read More


1999 24 Years Old Driver was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 7th round of the 1999 NFL draft. … Read More


Driver had the most catches in the NFL in the middle of the field in 2006.
2007 32 Years Old He also recorded the most receptions in his career with 92 of them, earning a spot in the 2007 Pro Bowl. … Read More
2008 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Driver was selected for the 2008 Pro Bowl.
2009 34 Years Old On October 18, 2009, Driver became the Green Bay Packers' all-time leading receiver in catches, with 596. … Read More
On February 6, 2011, Driver was injured on his second reception of Super Bowl XLV. … Read More
2012 37 Years Old He missed only four games in his career, the last one being November 18, 2012.
On February 6, 2013, the Green Bay Packers hosted a public retirement ceremony for Driver. … Read More
2014 39 Years Old In March, of 2014 Donald Driver created the Donald Driver Driven To Achieve Awards. … Read More
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