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Brandon London
No. 15     Pittsburgh Steelers
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: October 16, 1984 (1984-10-16) (age 25)
Place of birth: Richmond, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College: Massachusetts
Undrafted in 2007
Debuted in 2008 for the Miami Dolphins
Career history
 As player:
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Stats at NFL.com

Brandon Jaime London (born October 16, 1984 in Richmond, Virginia) is an American football wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Massachusetts.

London has also played for the Miami Dolphins. He earned a Super Bowl ring as a member of the Giants' practice squad in Super Bowl XLII. He is the son of college football coach Mike London.

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College career

London led UMass in receptions (50) and receiving yards (781) during his senior year (2006). He finished second at UMass in career catches with 148, and became only the seventh UMass player with 100 or more career catches. He ranks third on the school's all-time list in receiving yards with 2,022. He is tied for fourth in career receiving TDs at UMass with 15, and is tied for fifth-best in single-season receiving touchdowns with nine.

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Statistics

Career Statistics (Receiving)
Year GP GS No. Yds. Avg. TD Lg.
2003 13 1 4 28 7.0 0 10
2004 11 6 34 439 12.9 3 35
2005 11 11 60 774 12.9 3 51
2006 14 14 50 781 15.6 9 41
Total 49 32 148 2022 13.7 15 51

Professional career

New York Giants

London was originally signed in 2007 to the New York Giants practice squad, but was signed to the active roster on February 2, 2008. He was later released on August 30, 2008 during final cuts.

Miami Dolphins

A day after being waived by the Giants, London was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins on August 31, 2008. The team waived receiver Anthony Armstrong to make room for London. After a lackluster performance in the 2009 NFL preseason, London was waived by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2009.

Pittsburgh Steelers

London signed a future contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on February 9, 2010.

Personal

His father, Mike London, is the head coach of the Virginia Cavaliers, having previously served as the head coach for the Richmond Spiders for two seasons, including leading the team to a national championship his first season as head coach in 2008, and defensive line coach for the Houston Texans in 2005.[1]

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