Hurvin McCormack

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Hurvin McCormack
No. 99
Position: Defensive tackle / Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-04-06) April 6, 1972 (age 43)
Place of birth: Brooklyn, New York
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 281 lb (127 kg)
Career information
High school: New Dorp
College: Indiana
Undrafted: 1994
Career history
*Inactive and/or offseason member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played - started: 77 - 11
Tackles: 68
Sacks: 12.0
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Hurvin Michael McCormack (born April 6, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York) is a former professional American football player who played defensive tackle for six seasons for the Dallas Cowboys and the Cleveland Browns. He played college football for Indiana University.

Early years[edit]

McCormack attended New Dorp High School where as a senior he recorded 58 tackles and 8 sacks, on his way to being named All-conference, All-Brooklyn and All-district.[1]

He accepted a scholarship from Indiana University, where he was a three-year starter at defensive tackle. He earned co-captain, honorable mention All-American and All-Big Ten honors as a senior.[2] He finished his college career with 114 tackles and 16 sacks, which ranked fourth in school history at the time.

Professional career[edit]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

McCormack was not selected in the 1994 NFL Draft and was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys. In 1996, he started 4 games at defensive end in place of an injured Charles Haley.[3]

In 1998, he ranked second on the team with 5 sacks. He was left unprotected in the 1999 NFL expansion draft.[4]

Cleveland Browns[edit]

He was the second pick in the 1999 NFL expansion draft.[5] He started four games in the season that the Browns returned to the National Football League.

Personal life[edit]

He currently works for the National Football League Players Association.

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