Darnell Dockett


Darnell Dockett
Darnell Dockett
No. 90     Arizona Cardinals
Defensive End
Personal information
Date of birth: May 27, 1981 (1981-05-27) (age 30)
Place of birth: Atlanta, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 290 lb (132 kg)
Career information
College: Florida State
NFL Draft: 2004 / Round: 3 / Pick: 64
Debuted in 2004 for the Arizona Cardinals
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2010
Tackles     328
Sacks     31.0
Interceptions     4
Stats at NFL.com

Darnell Maurice Dockett (born May 27, 1981 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American football defensive end who currently plays for the Arizona Cardinals of the NFL. Arizona picked him in the 3rd round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played defensive tackle for the first five seasons of his career until the Cardinals switched to a 3-4 defense, leading him to switch to defensive end.

Personal life

His mother was murdered in her home when Dockett was thirteen; no one was ever arrested for the crime. After his father died of cancer four months later, Dockett was raised by his uncle, Kevin Dockett.[1]

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