is a former outside linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was taken by the Buccaneers with the 28th overall pick coming out of Florida State University in the 1995 NFL Draft. Derrick Brooks can typically be found signing autographs around Tampa, Florida as well as at national signing events.
Widely regarded as one of the greatest linebackers in history Derrick Brooks was an 11 time Pro Bowl selection and 2002 NFL Defensive Player of the Year. He was a key piece of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Super Bowl XXXVII championship team. Brooks is a member of the NFL 2000's All-Decade Team and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2014