Kevin Dockery

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Kevin Dockery
No. 35     Free Agent
Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-01-08) January 8, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth: Hernando, Mississippi
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Weight: 188 lb (85 kg)
Career information
College: Mississippi State
Undrafted in 2006
Debuted in 2006 for the New York Giants
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Free Agent
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2008
Tackles 124
Interceptions 3
Pass deflections 22
Stats at NFL.com

Kevin Dockery (born January 8, 1984) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Mississippi State.

Dockery has also been a member of the St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers. He earned a Super Bowl ring with the Giants in Super Bowl XLII.

College career[edit]

Dockery played in 44 games with 37 starts at cornerback for the Bulldogs and was credited with 195 tackles (117 solo) he also had 6 interceptions, 22 pass breakups and 2 sacks.

Professional career[edit]

New York Giants[edit]

Dockery signed with the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2006. His first career interception was a 96-yard return for a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys in week 7 of the 2006 NFL season. He finished his rookie season with 35 tackles, two interceptions, and seven pass deflections in 14 games.

Dockery missed three games in 2007 with injuries, but in 13 games played he recorded 46 tackles, eight passes defended and a forced fumble.

In his third season in 2008, Dockery recorded his third career interception. In a game against the Philadelphia Eagles, he recovered a field goal blocked by Justin Tuck and returned it 71 yards for his second career touchdown.

A restricted free agent in the 2009 offseason, Dockery signed his one-year, $1.545 million tender offer on April 13.

St. Louis Rams[edit]

Dockery signed with the St. Louis Rams on March 22, 2010.

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

On August 17, 2011, Dockery signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was released on August 28, 2011.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NFL Transactions Report, December 30, 2011 

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