|No. -- Free agent|
|Date of birth:||May 25, 1990|
|Place of birth:||Greenwood, South Carolina|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||260 lb (118 kg)|
|High school:||Greenwood (SC)|
|NFL draft:||2013 / Round: 3 / Pick: 95|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Sidney Sammual "Sam" Montgomery (born May 25, 1990) is an American football defensive end who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at LSU, where he earned All-American recognition.
Montgonery also ran track and field in addition to football. He was a member of the high school relay team. He ran a personal best time of 11.34 seconds in the 100 meters at the 2009 Regional 1 Class AAAA. He also competed in the shot put, he finished 4th with a throw of 14.20 meters.
While attending Louisiana State University, Montgomery played for coach Les Miles' LSU Tigers football team from 2010 to 2012. Following his sophomore season in 2011, he was named an All-American by the Football Writers Association of America, Pro Football Weekly, and Scout.com. He was also a first-team All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) selection in 2011 and 2012.
2013 NFL Draft
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 3 in||262 lb||33 7⁄8 in||9 1⁄4 in||4.81 s||4.51 s||7.18 s||34 1⁄2 in||9 ft 6 in|
|All values from NFL Combine|
The Texans released Montgomery, along with two other players, on October 21 for unspecified violations of team rules prior to a game in Kansas City.
- Sam Montgomery Recruiting Profile
- FoxSportsNext.com 2011 All-America Team
- 2011 All-SEC Football Team Announced
- Ganguli, Tania (October 21, 2013). "Sources: Pot reason Texans cut 3". ESPN.com. Retrieved October 22, 2013.
- Wilkening, Mike. "Bengals sign Sam Montgomery". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved 11 April 2014.