Bruce Pickens (born May 9, 1968) is a former professional American football player who played cornerback for four seasons for the Atlanta Falcons, Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, and Oakland Raiders.

Bruce Pickens
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Personal information
Born: (1968-05-09) May 9, 1968 (age 51)
Kansas City, Missouri
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:Kansas City (MO) Westport
NFL Draft:1991 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3
Career history
Career NFL statistics

A New York Times pre-draft assessment of the 5-10, 192 lb. cornerback that ran a 4.48: "A junior-college transfer who hasn't been exposed to top passing offenses and is somewhat raw in overall development but has the best physical skill of the DBs this year. Very athletic."[1]


  1. ^ New York Times. "N.F.L. NOTEBOOK; N.F.L. Scrutinizes Draft-Day Signings". Retrieved 2 November 2012.