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American Football Database
Carlos Polk
Polk in February 2008
No. 13,52     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1977-02-22) February 22, 1977 (age 44)
Place of birth: Memphis, Tennessee
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 4 / Pick: 112
Debuted in 2001 for the San Diego Chargers
Career history
 As player:
 As coach:
* San Diego Chargers ( 2009 2012)
(Assistant Special Teams Coach).
Career highlights and awards
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Stats at

Carlos Devonn Polk (born February 22, 1977 In Memphis, Tennessee) is a retired American football linebacker. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Nebraska. He has also played for the Dallas Cowboys. Polk is now working for the San Diego Chargers, assisting in linebackers drills and special teams.

Early years

Polk attended Guilford High School (Illinois) in Rockford, Illinois, where he was a standout for the Vikings.

College career

Polk attended and played college football at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

NFL career

2001 NFL Draft

Polk was selected by the Chargers with the 112th overall pick in the 4th round of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Pre-draft measureables
Weight 40 yd 20 ss 3-cone Vert BP Wonderlic
251 lb (114 kg)* 4.76s* X X X X 22*[1]

(* represents NFL Combine)

San Diego Chargers

Prior to his eighth NFL season, Polk had played in 64 games at linebacker and special teams. He has made 112 tackles, 18 assists and 4 sacks.

Polk was released by the Chargers prior to the 2008-2009 NFL Season.

Dallas Cowboys

On October 16, 2008, Carlos Polk was signed by the Dallas Cowboys.[2]

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