Cook at Ravens M&T Bank Stadium practice in August 2012.
|Tampa Bay Storm|
|Date of birth:||January 20, 1988|
|Place of birth:||Riviera Beach, Florida|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight:||224 lb (102 kg)|
|High school:||Palm Beach Gardens (FL) Community|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Career Arena statistics|
|Player stats at ArenaFan.com|
Emanuel Cook (born January 20, 1988) is an American football safety for the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League (AFL). He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at South Carolina.
- 1 Early years
- 2 College career
- 3 Professional career
- 4 Professional career
- 5 References
- 6 External links
Cook graduated from Palm Beach Gardens Community High School where he rushed for 2,027 yards and 27 touchdowns as a senior and was recognized as the South Florida Sun-Sentinel Player of the Year for large schools. He led his team to the Class 6A state title as a senior, marking the first state championship in school history. Cook ran for 373 yards and five TDs in a game against Atlantic, busted a 99-yard run vs. Lake Worth in the playoffs, and rushed for 243 yards and four scores in the state title game.
In 2008 Cook was the team's leading tackler but was declared academically ineligible for the Outback Bowl. His 2008 totals were 97 tackles (62 solo) and one interception. In 2007 he earned second-team All-SEC honors by the SEC coaches, the Associated Press, and Rivals.com. He led the team with 92 tackles, including 77 solos, including eight for losses. He also had 4 sacks, 3 interceptions, 5 passes broken up and forced 2 fumbles. In 2006 he earned freshman All-SEC honors by both the league's coaches and the Sporting News and tied for third on the team in tackles with 47, including 40 solo stops and five tackles for loss, despite playing only 10 games.
|Height||Weight||40-yard dash||10-yard split||20-yard split||20 ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|5-9¾ *||197 *||4.57 *||1.53 *||2.65 *||4.42 **||7.11 **||35" *||9'08" *||18 *||11 *|
|* represents NFL combine, **represents Pro Day—"X" Denotes "No Data" or "Did Not Participate"|
New York Jets
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Second stint with the New York Jets
Third stint with the New York Jets
On April 28, 2015, Cook was assigned to the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League. On January 5, 2016, Cook was placed on recallable reassignment. On March 30, 2016, Cook was assigned to the Predators once again.
Tampa Bay Storm
On October 14, 2016, Cook was assigned to the Tampa Bay Storm in the dispersal draft.
- Biggs, Brad (June 18, 2010). "Bucs sign 7th rounder Lorig, cut two". nationalfootballpost.com. Retrieved 2010-06-18.
- Allen, Eric (July 29, 2010). "McKnight to Active NFI Tops Late Roster Moves". New York Jets. Retrieved 2010-08-04.
- Mehta, Manish (September 3, 2010). "Jets in process of trimming roster to 53". New York Daily News. Archived from the original on September 7, 2010. Retrieved September 3, 2010.
- Wilson, Aaron (December 8, 2010). "Jets sign Emanuel Cook". National Football Post. Archived from the original on November 30, 2011. Retrieved November 30, 2011.
- Cimini, Rich (November 28, 2011). "Curious move: Cook is cut". ESPN. Archived from the original on November 28, 2011. Retrieved November 28, 2011.
- Zrebiec, Jeff (November 29, 2011). "Ravens claim Cook off waivers from the New York Jets". The Baltimore Sun. Archived from the original on November 30, 2011. Retrieved November 30, 2011.
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