Tyson Clabo

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Tyson Clabo
Rader, Clabo and Norwood.png
Tyson Clabo with Jason Rader and Jerious Norwood.
Free Agent
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-10-17) October 17, 1981 (age 32)
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 Week 5, 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 is currently a free agent. 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 and Atlanta Falcons.

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]


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