Derrell “Mookie” Mitchell

Bio

Full name: Derrell Lavoice Mitchell

Nickname: Mookie

Born: Sept. 16, 1971 in Miami, FL (51 years old)

Last Season (2007) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 5′ 9″
  • Weight: 196 lbs
  • Position: SB
  • Jersey: #87
Amateur Programs
  • Texas Tech
  • Joliet CC
  • Northwestern HS (Miami, FL)
11 Season Career

Active years: 1997–2007
Active teams (2):

  • TOR 1997–2003, 2007
  • EDM 2004–2006

176 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 174 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T323rd,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
2 teams 174
(Rank: T226th,
98th percentile,
174 CFL games)
0 2
1997 TOR WR 87 18 -- 1
1998 TOR WR 87 18 -- 0
1999 TOR WR 87 10 -- 0
2000 TOR WR 87 18 -- 0
2001 TOR WR 87 16 -- 0
2002 TOR SB 87 18 -- 0
2003 TOR WR 87 15 -- 0
2004 EDM WR 87 18 -- 0
2005 EDM SB 87 18 -- 1
2006 EDM WR 87 15 -- 0
2007 TOR SB 87 10 -- 0
Derrell “Mookie” Mitchell Records Held and Approached

CategoryRankValueTeamSeasonGameLeague Record Held Span OR
Regular Season
Receiving Yards – Game -- 220 yards TOR 1998 TOR 30 @ EDM 29
-- 196 yards TOR 2000 TOR 26 @ BC 36
 
Playoffs
15th 180 yards TOR 1998 TOR 28 @ MTL 41
 
Grey Cup
-- 117 yards EDM 2005 MTL 35 vs EDM 38 OT
Weekly
1998
  • Offensive Star Week 11 (TOR)
  • Offensive Star Week 13 (TOR)
2000
  • Offensive Star Week 7 (TOR)
  • Special Teams Star Week 16 (TOR)
2001
  • Offensive Star Week 10 (TOR)
2002
  • Special Teams Star Week 15 (TOR)
  • 1997 Winner (TOR) Most Outstanding Rookie
  • 1998 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Player
  • 2000 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Player
  • 2002 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Derrell “Mookie” Mitchell was inducted into the Player wing in 2016 (Canadian Football Hall of Fame profile).

  • 2012 Receivers (EDM)