Clinton Portis is best known for being the starting running back for the Washington Redskins for seven seasons and considered one of the best Redskins in history. On August 21, 2012, Portis announced his retirement – officially, two days later. Portis was 77 yards short of the 10,000 yards rushing mark, making him 27th all-time rusher. During the press conference it was announced that he made it into the list of the 80 Greatest Redskins of All-Time.
After his playing career, Clinton has been active in broadcasting with the ACC, spending quality time with his family, making corporate appearances and being active in speaking engagements. Clinton was inducted into the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame on April 10th, 2014 at a ceremony in Miami.