Darius Phillips

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Darius Phillips
No. 23 – Cincinnati Bengals
Position:Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1995-06-26) June 26, 1995 (age 24)
Detroit, Michigan
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:Robichaud High School
College:Western Michigan
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 5 / Pick: 170
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2019
Total tackles:24
Forced fumbles:1
Fumble recoveries:0
Pass deflections:3
Interceptions:1
Player stats at NFL.com

Darius Phillips (born June 26, 1995) is an American football cornerback for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Western Michigan.[1][2][3]

Professional career[edit]

Phillips was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round, 170th overall, of the 2018 NFL Draft.[4]

In Week 3 of the 2019 season, Phillips recorded his first career interception off Josh Allen in the 21-17 loss.[5] He was placed on injured reserve on September 26, 2019 with a knee injury.[6] He was designated for return from injured reserve on November 21, 2019, and began practicing with the team again.[7] He was activated on November 29, 2019 prior to Week 13.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paul, Tony. "Change at Syracuse led Darius Phillips to Western Michigan". TheDetroitNews. Retrieved April 28, 2018.
  2. ^ "NFL Draft & Combine Profile - Darius Philips". NFL.com. Retrieved April 28, 2018.
  3. ^ "Darius Phillips College Stats". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved April 28, 2018.
  4. ^ "Bengals select Western Michigan DB Darius Phillips in Round 5". CincyJungle.com. April 28, 2018. Retrieved May 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "Bills stay unbeaten by rallying back to beat Bengals 21-17". www.espn.com. September 22, 2019. Retrieved September 22, 2019.
  6. ^ "Bengals Sign McTyer, Place Phillips On Reserve/Injured". Bengals.com. September 26, 2019.
  7. ^ "Darius Phillips Cleared To Practice". Bengals.com. November 21, 2019. Retrieved November 21, 2019.
  8. ^ "Bengals Activate Phillips To Roster, Place Redmond On Reserve/Injured". Bengals.com. November 29, 2019.

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