Tyson during Ravens practice at Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, August 2012
|No. 93 Baltimore Ravens|
|Date of birth:April 12, 1989|
|Place of birth: Savannah, Georgia|
|High School: Statesboro (GA)|
|NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 236|
|Debuted in 2012 for the Baltimore Ravens|
|* Baltimore Ravens ( 2012–present)|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* Super Bowl champion (XLVII)|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2012|
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. 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.
|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.
He played at Georgia.
2012 NFL DraftEdit
Projected as a 6th–7th rounder, Tyson was listed as the No. 22 defensive tackle available in the 2012 NFL Draft. Sports Illustrated described him as "tough college defensive lineman", who, however, "lacks great athleticism and upside for the next level."
|Ht||Wt||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 2 1⁄2 in||315 lb||5.08 s||1.74 s||2.87 s||4.68 s||27 1⁄2 in||9 ft 0 in||30 reps|
- ↑ "Ravens Draft Georgia DL DeAngelo Tyson In 7th Round". http://www.baltimorebeatdown.com/2012/4/28/2985432/ravens-draft-georgia-dl-deangelo-tyson-in-7th-round. Retrieved April 29, 2012.
- ↑ Statesboro's Tyson commits to Georgia
- ↑ http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/nfl/draft-2012/breakdowns/by_position/DT.html
- ↑ http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/nfl/draft-2012/players/84187.html