Roland " Champ " Bailey Jr. (born June 22, 1978) is an American former professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Georgia Bulldogs, where he earned consensus All-American honors, and was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft .
The Washington Redskins selected Champ Bailey, a consensus All-American out of Georgia, seventh overall in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft. Bailey quickly established himself as one of the league’s best defensive backs and over the next 15 years he excelled at the highest level on the field.
Roland Champ Bailey Position: DB 6-0 , 192lb (183cm, 87kg) Born: June 22 in Fort Campbell, KY (Age: 44-272d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info Hall of Fame 12x Pro Bowl 3x All-Pro HOF All-2000s Team 24 24 SUMMARY Career G 215 AV 157 Int 52 Yds 464 TD 4 Champ Bailey Overview Game Logs Postseason 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Bailey was considered an impressive physical specimen entering the 1999 NFL Draft. At the NFL Combine that year, he registered a 4.28 second time in the 40-yard dash, and scouts could also start to see his high football IQ. The Washington Redskins made Bailey the seventh overall pick in the draft amidst a flurry of draft-day trades.
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No matter what football team he was on, Champ Bailey was a superstar. He dominated in high school and in college football at UGA. The first round pick in the 1999 NFL Draft recorded 52 interceptions, 931 tackles and made 12 Pro Bowls in 15 seasons. Nobody did it quite like @champbailey. pic.twitter.com/irrVI2RCha.
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Bailey went on to have a Hall of Fame career, totaling 34 interceptions in Denver. Bailey finished his career with 52 career interceptions and 12 Pro Bowl selections, tied for the most All-Star ...
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Cornerback Champ Bailey has decided to retire after failing to play in the 2014 regular season. AP Photo/Bill Haber "I can move on, be content and live a happy life," Bailey said.