Damion Square

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Damion Square
No. 71 San Diego Chargers
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-02-06) February 6, 1989 (age 26)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 286 lb (130 kg)
Career information
High school: Houston (TX) Yates
College: Alabama
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles: 2
Quarterback sacks: 0
Interceptions: 0
Forced fumbles: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Damion Square (born February 6, 1989) is an American football defensive end for the San Diego Chargers. He played college football at Alabama.

High school career[edit]

He was ranked as the 9th overall linebacker prospect in the nation by Scout.com.[1] He also was ranked as the 55th best prospect in the state of Texas by Rivals.com.[2] He was selected to the Preseason All-Greater Team before his Senior season at High school.[3] He was selected to the All-Greater Houston team while at high school.[4] He also was named to the third team of Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine's Super Team.[4]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
Damion Square
Defensive tackle
Houston, Texas Yates High School 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 270 lb (120 kg) 4.78 Jan 11, 2008 
Scout:4/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports:4/5 stars    ESPN grade: 79
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 9 (SLB)   Rivals: 37 (DT)  247Sports: 16 (SDE)  ESPN: 24 (DE)
  • ‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.


College career[edit]

He played college football at Alabama. In his Sophomore season, He finished the season with 27 tackles and 3 sacks.[5] He finished his last two seasons with a total of 65 tackles, 4.5 sacks and 2 pass deflections.[6] On July 19, 2012, He was selected to the preseason all-SEC second team prior to his Senior season.[7]

NFL career[edit]

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2013 NFL Draft, Square was signed as a free agent by the Philadelphia Eagles.[8] He was released by the Eagles on August 30, 2014.

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Square was claimed off waivers by the Kansas City Chiefs on September 1, 2014. He was released October 31.

San Diego Chargers[edit]

After he was released by the Chiefs, Square was claimed off waivers by the San Diego Chargers on November 3, 2014.


  1. ^ "Damion Square Scout.com Profile". scout.com. 
  2. ^ "Rivals.com Texas Top 100 2008". dallasnews.rivals.com. Retrieved 2008. 
  3. ^ "PRESEASON ALL-GREATER HOUSTON TEAM". chron.com. Retrieved August 30, 2007. 
  4. ^ a b "Selecting the All-Greater Houston teams". chron.com. Retrieved December 29, 2007. 
  5. ^ "2010 Alabama Crimson Tide Statistics Damion Square #92". cfbstats.com. 
  6. ^ "Damion Square College Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  7. ^ "All-SEC preseason football team as picked by the press". nola.com. Retrieved July 19, 2012. 
  8. ^ Kausler, Jr., Don (April 27, 2013). "Alabama draft recap: The Tide only did better in 1945, when there were 32 rounds". AL.com. Retrieved May 6, 2013. 

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