Derrell “Mookie” Mitchell

Bio

Full name: Derrell Lavoice Mitchell

Nickname: Mookie

Born: Sept. 16, 1971 in Miami, FL (49 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 with TOR, EDM

Active years: 1997–2007

176 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 174 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
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 (CFHoF profile).

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T317th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
2 teams 174
(Rank: T219th,
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
  • Edmonton Eskimos 2012 Receivers