Brandon Underwood

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Brandon Underwood
Brandon Underwood.jpg
Brandon Underwood, pre-season training camp, August, 2011
No. 32     Calgary Stampeders
Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-06-24) June 24, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth: Cincinnati, OH
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 197 lb (89 kg)
Career information
College: Cincinnati
NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 6 / Pick: 187
Debuted in 2009 for the Green Bay Packers
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice roster member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Brandon Dante Underwood (born June 24, 1986) is an American football safety who is currently a member of the Calgary Stampeders. He was drafted by the Packers in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Cincinnati.

College career[edit]

Underwood spent his first two years at Ohio State, where he was redshirted as a freshman in 2005. He played in the season opener against Miami, recording three tackles before suffering a season-ending shoulder injury. After his sophomore season, Underwood transferred to Cincinnati, where he earned first-team All-Big East honors in his senior season, recording 4 interceptions including one of Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Green Bay Packers[edit]

Underwood was selected in the sixth round (187th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft by the Packers.

He was released on September 3, 2011.[2]

Oakland Raiders[edit]

On February 16, 2012, he signed with the Oakland Raiders. He was released by the Raiders on September 7, 2012.

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

On December 31, 2012, Underwood signed with the Dallas Cowboys. He was released by the Cowboys on August 27, 2013.

Toronto Argonauts[edit]

On January 9, 2014, Underwood signed with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.[3] He was released by the Argonauts on August 31, 2014.[4]

Calgary Stampeders[edit]

Underwood was signed to the Calgary Stampeders practice roster on October 10, 2014.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Green Bay Packers: Brandon Underwood". www.packers.com. 
  2. ^ "Brandon Underwood among early Packer cuts". ProFootballTalk.com. 
  3. ^ http://www.argonauts.ca/article/argos-sign-four-on-defence
  4. ^ "2014 TRANSACTIONS". argonauts.ca. Retrieved September 1, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Transactions". cfl.ca. Retrieved November 1, 2014. 

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