Shannon Snell

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Shannon Snell
No. 75
Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-04-27) April 27, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth: Tampa, Florida
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school: Tampa (FL) Hillsborough
College: Florida
Undrafted in 2005
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Shannon Michael Snell (born April 27, 1982) is a former American college and professional football player who was a guard for two seasons in the National Football League (NFL). Snell played college football for the University of Florida, and earned All-American honors. Thereafter, he played professionally for the Dallas Cowboys and the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL.

Early years[edit]

Snell was born in Tampa, Florida in 1982. He attended Hillsborough High School in Tampa, and was a three-year starter for the Hillsborough Terriers high school football team.

College career[edit]

Snell received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, where he was an offensive lineman for Steve Spurrier and Ron Zook's Florida Gators football teams from 2000 to 2003. He was a three-season starter, who played in forty-six games and started thirty-six.[1] Snell was a Sporting News first-team All-American in 2003.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Snell was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys in 2005, and was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2006.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2009 Florida Gators Football Media Guide, History, University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, pp. 145 & 151 (2009). Retrieved July 17, 2010.