Terrell McClain

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Terrell McClain
No. 97 Dallas Cowboys
Position: Nose Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-07-20) July 20, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Tampa, Florida
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 300 lb (136 kg)
Career information
High school: Pensacola (FL)
College: South Florida
NFL draft: 2011 / Round: 3 / Pick: 65
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 48
Sacks: 2.0
Forced Fumbles: 1
Stats at NFL.com

Terrell McClain (born July 20, 1988) is an American football defensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of South Florida.

College career[edit]

He played college football at the University of South Florida. He played 50 games and Started 33 games at University of South Florida.

Professional career[edit]

Carolina Panthers[edit]

He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft. On September 2, 2012, he was released.[1]

New England Patriots[edit]

McClain signed with the New England Patriots on September 26, 2012. On October 2, 2012, he was waived.[2]

Houston Texans[edit]

McClain signed with the Houston Texans on October 29, 2012.[3]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

McClain signed with the Dallas Cowboys on March 12, 2014.[4] Although he looked strong and was taking advantage of the added work as Henry Melton recovered from knee surgery during off-season workouts, a high-ankle sprain he suffered in training camp affected his momentum. He played 13 games in a reserve role and finished with 20 tackles (3 for loss), 7 quarterback pressures, one sack and a forced fumble. His best game came against the Washington Redskins, notching 4 tackles, one sack and a forced fumble.

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