Jonathan Massaquoi
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Massaquoi with the Atlanta Falcons
Free agent
Position:Outside linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1988-05-11) May 11, 1988 (age 31)
Monrovia, Liberia
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school:Central Gwinnett
(Lawrenceville, Georgia)
NFL Draft:2012 / Round: 5 / Pick: 164
Career history
* Atlanta Falcons ( 2012 2014)
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Total tackles:70
Forced fumbles:0
Fumble recoveries:0
Player stats at

Jonathan Massaquoi (born May 11, 1988) is an American football outside linebacker. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Troy.

College careerEdit

After playing his high school football at Central Gwinnett High School, Massaquoi attended Butler County Community College for a year before transferring to Troy University. During his two years at Troy he recorded 128 tackles and 19.5 sacks.

On January 13, 2012, Massaquoi announced that he would forgo his senior season and enter the 2012 NFL Draft.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Atlanta FalconsEdit

Massaquoi was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the 5th round (164th overall) in the 2012 NFL draft. He was waived on February 27, 2015.[2]

Tennessee TitansEdit

Massaquoi was claimed off waivers on March 3, 2015 by the Tennessee Titans.[3] On September 6, 2015, he was waived by the Titans.

Kansas City ChiefsEdit

Massaquoi signed with the Kansas City Chiefs on March 9, 2016.[4] On August 28, 2016, Massaquoi was waived by the Chiefs.[5]

Birmingham IronEdit

In 2018, Massaquoi signed with the Birmingham Iron of the Alliance of American Football for the 2019 season.[6] In the season opener against the Memphis Express, Massaquoi recorded two sacks with seven tackles.[7]

Calgary StampedersEdit

After the AAF ceased operations in April 2019, Massaquoi signed with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League on May 17, 2019.[8]


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