Shelby with the Dolphins
|No. 90 Atlanta Falcons|
|Date of birth:||March 4, 1989|
|Place of birth:||Houston, Texas|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||280 lb (127 kg)|
|High school:||Missouri City (TX) Hightower|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2015|
Derrick Shelby (born March 4, 1989) is an American football defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Miami Dolphins after going undrafted in 2012. He played college football at Utah.
Shelby appeared in 47 games in his four-year career for the Utes and finished with 169 tackles. After his senior year he was awarded 1st Team All-Pac-12.
Shelby was signed by the Miami Dolphins on May 4, 2012 after going undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft. On October 6, 2014 the Dolphins suspended Shelby indefinitely for poor conduct. He was reinstated on October 13, 2014.