|Date of birth:||October 19, 1989|
|Place of birth:||Toccoa, Georgia|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Weight:||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school:||Toccoa (GA) Stephens Co.|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Roster status:||Free Agent|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2014|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Poole attended University of Tennessee from 2008 to 2011. During his career he rushed for 1,898 yards on 423 carries and 17 touchdowns. He was awarded the Pat Tillman Award at the 2012 East–West Shrine Game.
Poole was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Carolina Panthers on May 11, 2012. He later spent time with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts. He signed again to the Panthers' active roster on September 27, 2014. On his first career carry, he fumbled. He was released by the Panthers the next day, but re-signed with their practice squad soon after.
New Orleans Saints
The New Orleans Saints signed Poole to their practice squad on November 4th, 2014.