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Blaine Clausell
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-01-31) January 31, 1992 (age 29)
Place of birth: Mobile, Alabama
Career information
College: Mississippi State
Undrafted in 2015
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Baltimore Ravens ( 2015)*
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A

Blaine Iman Clausell (born January 31, 1992) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He played college football for Mississippi State, where he was the starting left tackle for four years, and was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2015.[1][2] He has also played for the New England Patriots, Washington Redskins, and Carolina Panthers.

Professional career

Baltimore Ravens

Clausell signed with the Baltimore Ravens on May 2, 2015 after going undrafted in the 2015 NFL Draft.[2] On May 12, the Ravens announced Clausell would receive a $10,000 signing bonus, the highest of any Ravens undrafted free agent.[3] On September 4, 2015, he was waived by the Ravens.[4]

New England Patriots

Clausell was signed to the New England Patriots' practice squad on September 7, 2015.[5] On November 19, 2015, he was released by the Patriots.[6]

Baltimore Ravens (second stint)

On November 20, 2015, Clausell was signed to the Ravens' practice squad. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Ravens on January 4, 2016.[7] On September 3, 2016, he was released by the Ravens and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[8][9]

Washington Redskins

Clausell signed with the Washington Redskins active roster on November 7, 2016.[10] He was released by the Redskins on December 2, 2016.[11]

Carolina Panthers

On December 13, 2016, Clausell was signed to the Carolina Panthers' practice squad.[12] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Panthers on January 2, 2017.[13]

On September 2, 2017, Clausell was waived by the Panthers and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[14][15] He was promoted to the active roster on January 2, 2018.[16] On August 31, 2018, Clausell was released.[17]

Arizona Cardinals

On September 2, 2018, Clausell was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Cardinals.[18] On October 30, he was waived.[19]


  1. "Blaine Clausell". Retrieved May 3, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Aaron Wilson [@RavensInsider] (May 2, 2015). "Ravens have agreed to terms with Mississippi State offensive tackle Blaine Clausell".
  3. Aaron Wilson (May 2, 2015). "Ravens' undrafted rookie deals: $10,000 bonus for Blaine Clausell, $9,000 bonuses for Julian Wilson, Nick Easton, Darryl Baldwin". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved May 2, 2015.
  4. Zrebiec, Jeff; Meoli, Jon (September 4, 2015). "Daniel Brown highlights early roster cuts". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved September 13, 2015.
  5. "Patriots sign 10 players to the practice squad". September 7, 2015. Retrieved April 16, 2017.
  6. "Patriots sign OL Chris Barker to practice squad; Release OL Blaine Clausell from practice squad". November 19, 2015. Retrieved April 16, 2017.
  7. Mink, Ryan (January 4, 2016). "Ravens Sign Seven Players To Reserve/Future Contracts". Retrieved April 11, 2017.
  8. Downing, Garrett (September 3, 2016). "Ravens Trim 2016 Roster to 53 Players". Archived from the original on September 3, 2017. Retrieved April 11, 2017.
  9. Downing, Garrett (September 3, 2016). "Ravens Sign 8 Player to Practice Squad".
  10. Czarda, Stephen. "Redskins Sign Tackle Blaine Clausell". Retrieved November 8, 2016.
  11. "12/2: Redskins Make Roster Moves". December 2, 2016.
  12. "Panthers add new offensive tackle to practice squad". December 13, 2016.
  13. "Panthers sign nine to future contracts". January 2, 2017.
  14. Henson, Max (September 2, 2017). "Panthers trim roster to 53". Archived from the original on September 20, 2017.
  15. Voth, Bill (September 3, 2017). "Panthers sign 10 players to practice squad".
  16. Strickland, Bryan (January 2, 2018). "TE Manhertz placed on IR; OT Clausell promoted".
  17. Henson, Max (August 31, 2018). "Panthers announce first wave of cuts".
  18. Urban, Darren (September 2, 2018). "Cardinals Undergo Roster Changes, Build Practice Squad".
  19. Urban, Darren (October 30, 2018). "Cardinals Add TE John Phillips, OL Colby Gossett".