Tyson Clabo

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Tyson Clabo
Rader, Clabo and Norwood.png
Tyson Clabo with Jason Rader and Jerious Norwood.
No. 74     Houston Texans
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-10-17) October 17, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth: Knoxville, Tennessee
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Weight: 329 lb (149 kg)
Career information
High school: Farragut (TN)
College: Wake Forest
Undrafted in 2004
Debuted in 2006 for the Atlanta Falcons
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Games played 106
Games started 106
Fumbles recovered 1
Stats at NFL.com

Tyson Clabo (born October 17, 1981) is an American football offensive tackle who currently plays for the Houston Texans. He played college football at Wake Forest University, and was signed by the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He has also been a member of the New York Giants, San Diego Chargers, Atlanta Falcons, and Miami Dolphins.

Early years[edit]

Clabo attended Farragut High School in Farragut, Tennessee, and was a student and a letterman in football and basketball. In football, he was a two-time All-Conference selection, and as a senior, he was also named as an All-Region selection, an All-east Tennessee selection, and as an All-State selection.

College career[edit]

Clabo played at Wake Forest. Started all 11 games at left tackle as a sophomore as he was the only underclassman to start every contest that year. Started all 13 games as a junior and moved to left guard after playing tackle in 2001, helping the Deacon ground game lead the ACC in rushing for the second-straight year. He started the final 36 games of his college career and a total of 37 contests of 47 games played at Wake Forest. Earned first-team All-Atlantic Conference honors as a senior.

Professional career[edit]

Denver Broncos[edit]

Clabo originally signed with Denver Broncos as an undrafted rookie free agent. Waived by the Broncos during the offseason.

New York Giants[edit]

He then signed with the New York Giants as a practice squad member.

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

Clabo eventually was signed to the Falcons practice squad in September 2005 and re-signed by the Falcons team in January 2006.

He was a 2010 Pro Bowl selection.

On July 29, 2011, Clabo signed a five-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons.[1]

On April 4, 2013, Clabo was released by the Falcons.

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On May 5, 2013, Clabo signed with the Miami Dolphins.[2]

Houston Texans[edit]

On July 23, 2014, Clabo signed with the Houston Texans.[3]

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