DeMario Pressley

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DeMario Pressley
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Pressley in August 2011.
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Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-11-03) November 3, 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth: Greensboro, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 301 lb (137 kg)
Career information
High school: Greensboro (NC) Dudley
College: North Carolina State
NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 5 / Pick: 144
Debuted in 2009 for the New Orleans Saints
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles 20
Sacks 0.0
INTs 0
Stats at NFL.com

DeMario Pressley (born November 3, 1985) is an American football defensive tackle that is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at North Carolina State.

Pressley has also been a member of the Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos, and Carolina Panthers.

Professional career[edit]

On February 22, 2011 Pressley was acquired by the Colts after being waived by Houston, but was waived on August 16. He was claimed by Denver the next day but later released. Pressley was promoted to the active roster of the Carolina Panthers on December 30, 2011, played in the final game of the season,[1] then was waived on March 16, 2012.[2]

On April 11, 2012, Pressley signed with the Bears.[3]

On August 21, 2012, Pressley was waived/injured by the Bears,[4] and subsequently reverted to injured reserve on August 22.

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeMario Pressley  (1985-11-03). "DeMario Pressley: Game Logs at". Nfl.com. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 
  2. ^ Strickland, Bryan (2012-03-16). "Panthers sign S Nakamura". Panthers.com. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 
  3. ^ "Bears sign trio of defensive linemen". Chicagobears.com. 2012-05-11. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 
  4. ^ "Toub 'very concerned' about Podlesh injury". chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 

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