|Date of birth April 8, 1955|
Name Terdell Middleton
Role American football player
|Education University of Memphis|
Positions Running back
|Date of death April 3, 2015(2015-04-03) (aged 59)|
NFL draft 1977 / Round: 3 / Pick 80
Died April 3, 2015, Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Place of death Memphis, Tennessee
Place of birth Memphis, Tennessee
Terdell Middleton: Football Running Back
Terdell Middleton (April 8, 1955 – April 3, 2015) was a professional American football player who played running back for seven seasons in the NFL. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, he was originally a third round pick in the 1977 NFL Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals, Middleton was traded to the Green Bay Packers in the preseason. He went to the Pro Bowl after the 1978 season, when he ran for 1,116 yards, sixth best in the NFL. He also played in the USFL for the Memphis Showboats in 1984.
Middleton died in Memphis on April 3, 2015, five days short of his 60th birthday.