McCain (right) and former teammate Andre Johnson during 2010 training camp
|No. 24 Miami Dolphins|
|Date of birth:||December 10, 1986|
|Place of birth:||Dallas, Texas|
|Height:||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Weight:||187 lb (85 kg)|
|High school:||Terrell (TX)|
|NFL draft:||2009 / Round: 6 / Pick: 188|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Brice McCain (born December 10, 1986) is an American football cornerback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL Draft and has also played for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played college football at Utah.
McCain attended Terrell High School in Terrell, Texas where he was all-district as a running back and defensive back. He played cornerback, wide receiver and running back and returned punts and kickoffs. He also lettered in basketball and track, running 100 meters in 10.3 seconds, and was a member of the 400 meter relay team that placed second in the state (40.6 seconds).
McCain attended the University of Utah from 2006 to 2009. He totaled 103 tackles in his career, with three interceptions and 21 pass breakups. He was a two-time all-conference selection.
After five seasons with the Texans, he was released on March 11, 2014.
McCain signed a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on April 1, 2014. McCain recorded his first interception as a Steeler in the Week 5 matchup against the Jaguars. He intercepted Blake Bortles and returned it for the second touchdown of his career. In the week 17 game against the Bengals, he intercepted Andy Dalton twice. Once in the first quarter with Dalton overthrowing a pass. The other was a tipped pass. The Steelers would go on to win that game 27-17.