Kyle Mackey

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Kyle Mackey
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1962-03-02) March 2, 1962 (age 52)
Place of birth: Gladewater, Texas
Career information
College: East Texas State
NFL Draft: 1984 / Round: 11 / Pick: 296
Debuted in 1987 for the Miami Dolphins
Last played in 1994 for the Fort Worth Cavalry
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT 13-6
Yards 1729
QB Rating 75.8
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Kyle Erickson Mackey (born March 2, 1962) is a former Arena Football League player, who played quarterback for the Albany Firebirds and the Fort Worth Cavalry. He also played in the National Football League for the New York Jets, St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Eagles, and the Miami Dolphins.

As a student (at Spring Hill High School in Longview, Texas) he set multiple passing records and was selected to the all-state team in both his Junior and Senior years. Mackey accepted an athletic scholarship to East Texas State University where he also had considerable success as an athletic rollout passer.

NFL career[edit]

In his two-year National Football League career as a backup quarterback for the New York Jets and the Miami Dolphins, Mackey passed for 729 yards and 3 touchdowns, rushed for 563 yards, and threw 6 interceptions.[1]

Arena Football League career[edit]

Kyle Mackey ended his Arena Football League career completing 187 of 346 passes attempted (54.0% of passes completed), 2,253 passing yards, 34 touchdowns, only 14 interceptions and a quarterback rating of 81.96.

Coaching career[edit]

Mackey is now coaching the Tigers of Silsbee High School in Hardin County, Texas.