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Players

Clifton Geathers
DT #94
Height:
6-8
Weight:
325
College:
South Carolina
Hometown:
Georgetown, S.C.
Experience:
5

Transactions:

  • Selected by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.
  • Waived by the Browns on September 4, 2010.
  • Acquired on waivers by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2010.
  • Released by the Dolphins on September 13, 2010.
  • Added to the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 15, 2010.
  • Released from the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 18, 2010.
  • Added to the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 21, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins’ active roster on October 23, 2010.
  • Released by the Dolphins on November 26, 2010.
  • Signed with the Seattle Seahawks on November 27, 2010.
  • Waived by the Seahawks on December 7, 2010.
  • Acquired on waivers by the Dallas Cowboys on December 8, 2010.
  • Re-signed with the Cowboys as an exclusive rights free agent on April 20, 2012.
  • Released by the Cowboys on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to the Indianapolis Colts’ practice squad on October 3, 2012.
  • Signed to the Colts’ active roster on October 9, 2012.
  • Traded to the Philadelphia Eagles on March 28, 2013.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2014.

Transactions:

  • Selected by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.
  • Waived by the Browns on September 4, 2010.
  • Acquired on waivers by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2010.
  • Released by the Dolphins on September 13, 2010.
  • Added to the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 15, 2010.
  • Released from the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 18, 2010.
  • Added to the Dolphins’ practice squad on September 21, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins’ active roster on October 23, 2010.
  • Released by the Dolphins on November 26, 2010.
  • Signed with the Seattle Seahawks on November 27, 2010.
  • Waived by the Seahawks on December 7, 2010.
  • Acquired on waivers by the Dallas Cowboys on December 8, 2010.
  • Re-signed with the Cowboys as an exclusive rights free agent on April 20, 2012.
  • Released by the Cowboys on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to the Indianapolis Colts’ practice squad on October 3, 2012.
  • Signed to the Colts’ active roster on October 9, 2012.
  • Traded to the Philadelphia Eagles on March 28, 2013.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2014.

 

PRO

  • Joins the Redskins in 2014 having previously appeared in 31 career games with one start.

 

2013 (Eagles)

  • Played in a career-high 16 games with one start.
  • Registered 13 tackles (nine solo).
  • Made first start of his career vs. DET (12/8).

 

2012 (Colts)

  • Appeared in eight games for the Colts, recording five tackles and one sack.
  • Notched his first career sack, taking down Texans quarterback Matt Schaub for a nine-yard loss in the first quarter vs. HOU (12/30).

 

2011 (Cowboys)

  • Played in five games for the Cowboys.
  • Made two assisted tackles and added three quarterback pressures.

 

2010 (Browns/Dolphins/Seahawks/Cowboys)

  • Waived by the Browns prior to the regular season.
  • Made NFL debut with the Dolphins vs. PIT (10/24) after being elevated to the 53-man roster the previous day.
  • Spent time with the Seahawks before being claimed on waivers by the Cowboys on Dec. 8.

 

College

  • Finished his collegiate career at South Carolina with 72 tackles, 12 tackles for a loss, six sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery over three seasons with the Gamecocks from 2007-09.
  • Recorded 41 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 8.5 tackles for a loss, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery in 12 games as a junior in 2009.
  • Credited with 29 tackles as a sophomore while playing in all 13 games with one start in 2008.
  • Saw action in 11 games and made two tackles as a freshman in 2007.

 

Personal

  • Attended Carvers Bay H.S. in Hemingway, S.C., where he was one of the top prospects in the country.
  • Participated in the U.S. Army All-American game in January 2006.
  • Enrolled at South Carolina in January 2007 after spending the fall at Hargrove Military Academy in Chatham, Va.
  • Majored in African-American studies.
  • Comes from a football family. Older brother, Robert, has played 10 years as a defensive end with the Bengals after being drafted in the fourth round by Cincinnati in 2004. His younger brother, Kwame, signed as a rookie free agent with the Chargers in 2013.
  • His father, Robert, Sr., also a defensive lineman, was a third round pick of the Buffalo Bills in 1981. His uncle, James “Jumpy” Geathers, enjoyed a 13-year NFL career with the Saints (1984-89), Redskins (1990-92), Falcons (1993-95) and Broncos (1996), including helping Washington to victory in Super Bowl XXVI.
  • Clifton and Robert have a foundation called “Geathers Elite Performance” that runs a football camp each year to benefit children in their hometown of Georgetown, S.C.
  • Born on Dec. 11, 1987.
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 37 24 17 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 PIT 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 WAS 6 6 5 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 PHI 16 13 9 4 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 8 5 3 2 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 DAL 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 DAL 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SEA 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 MIA 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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