Earl Mitchell

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Earl Mitchell
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Mitchell in 2012
No. 90 Miami Dolphins
Position: Defensive Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-09-25) September 25, 1987 (age 28)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school: Houston (TX) North Shore
College: Arizona
NFL draft: 2010 / Round: 3 / Pick: 81
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2015
Total tackles: 189
Sacks: 5.5
Forced fumbles: 1
Pass deflections: 5
Player stats at NFL.com

Earl Mitchell (born September 25, 1987) is an American football player for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). Mitchell is primarily a defensive tackle but has been recently tried out as a fullback. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona.

High School[edit]

Mitchell attended North Shore High School in Houston, Texas.

College career[edit]

Mitchell attended the University of Arizona from 2006 to 2009.

Professional career[edit]

Houston Texans[edit]

Mitchell was drafted by the Houston Texans in the third round (81st overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.[1]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On March 11, 2014, he was signed by the Miami Dolphins to a four-year, $16 million contract including $9 million guaranteed.[2]

NFL stats[edit]

Year Team GP COMB TOTAL AST SACK FF FR FR YDS INT IR YDS AVG IR LNG TD PD
2010 HOU 15 28 18 10 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 HOU 16 27 14 13 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2012 HOU 16 31 19 12 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2013 HOU 16 48 30 18 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 MIA 16 33 22 11 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Career 79 167 103 64 5.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5

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Key

  • GP: games played
  • COMB: combined tackles
  • TOTAL: total tackles
  • AST: assisted tackles
  • SACK: sacks
  • FF: forced fumbles
  • FR: fumble recoveries
  • FR YDS: fumble return yards
  • INT: interceptions
  • IR YDS: interception return yards
  • AVG IR: average interception return
  • LNG: longest interception return
  • TD: interceptions returned for touchdown
  • PD: passes defensed

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