Broughton played at running back at Citadel

Updated: July 19, 2005, 4:39 PM ET
Associated Press

Washington Redskins: Seventh-round draft pick Nehemiah Broughton has signed with the team.

The Citadel running back was the 222nd overall selection in the NFL draft.

The 5-foot-11, 250-pound Broughton ran for 2,638 yards and 25 touchdowns on 581 carries in college. He also had 47 catches for 355 yards and three touchdowns.

As a senior, he gained 788 yards on 179 carries.


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