American Football Database
Daryl Gardener
File:Daryl Gardener.jpg
Gardner with the Miami Dolphins.
No. 92, 99     
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1973-02-25) February 25, 1973 (age 49)
Place of birth: Baltimore, Maryland
Career information
College: Baylor
NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 1 / Pick: 20
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Miami Dolphins ( 1996 2001)
Career highlights and awards
Tackles     212
Sacks     19.0
Fumble recoveries     5
Stats at

Daryl Ronald Gardener (born February 25, 1973 in Baltimore, Maryland) is a former American football defensive tackle in the National Football League for the Miami Dolphins, Washington Redskins, and Denver Broncos. He played college football at Baylor University and was drafted in the first round (20th overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft by the Miami Dolphins in a spot Ray Lewis thought was sure to be his [1].

On June 28, 2011, Gardener was arrested and charged with domestic-violence battery after he allegedly head butted his girlfriend during an argument.[2]