DeAngelo Tyson
Tyson during Ravens practice at Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, August 2012
No. 93     Baltimore Ravens
Defensive End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-04-12) April 12, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth: Savannah, Georgia
High School: Statesboro (GA)
Career information
College: Georgia
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 236
Debuted in 2012 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history
* Baltimore Ravens ( 2012–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
* Super Bowl champion (XLVII)
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles     11
Sacks     0.0
Forced fumbles     0

DeAngelo Tyson (born April 12, 1989) is an American football defensive end for the Baltimore Ravens. He was selected in the 7th round, 236th overall, by the Ravens in the 2012 NFL Draft.[1] He played college football at Georgia.

High school careerEdit

A native of Statesboro, Georgia, Tyson attended Statesboro High School, where he was teammates with Justin Houston. In his sophomore year, he was a member of 2005 AAAA state champion team. As a senior, he registered 54 tackles, 14 for loss, and nine sacks, and was a 2007 USA Today high school All-USA selection. He picked Georgia over Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina State, Auburn and Florida.[2]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
DeAngelo Tyson
Statesboro, Georgia Statesboro (GA) 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 276 lb (125 kg) 5.1 Jan 11,
Scout:75px   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 83
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 3 (DT)   Rivals: 4 (DT), 3 (GA)  ESPN: 4 (DT)
Note: In many cases, Scout and Rivals may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
In these cases, an average of the two was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

College careerEdit

He played at Georgia.

Professional careerEdit

2012 NFL DraftEdit

Projected as a 6th–7th rounder, Tyson was listed as the No. 22 defensive tackle available in the 2012 NFL Draft.[3] Sports Illustrated described him as "tough college defensive lineman", who, however, "lacks great athleticism and upside for the next level."[4]

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 2 12 in 315 lb 5.08 s 1.74 s 2.87 s 4.68 s 27 12 in 9 ft 0 in 30 reps

Baltimore RavensEdit

He was drafted in the 7th round, 236 overall by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2012 NFL Draft.


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