|No. 91 Edmonton Eskimos|
|Date of birth:October 10, 1985|
|Place of birth: Huger, South Carolina|
|Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)||Weight: 245 lb (111 kg)|
|NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 5 / Pick: 161|
|Debuted in 2008 for the Indianapolis Colts|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2009|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Marcus Howard (born October 10, 1985, in Huger, South Carolina) is an American football defensive end who is currently playing for the Edmonton Eskimos. He was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at Georgia.
Howard has also been a member of the Tennessee Titans.
Howard played high school football at Hanahan High School in Hanahan, South Carolina. While there he played running back and linebacker and was a three-time all-region and two-time class 2-A all-state choice. As a senior he was the class 2-A Defensive Player of the Year. He also played basketball and ran track.
Howard played college football at Georgia. He played both defensive end and linebacker. During his senior year he started all 13 games and achieved First-Team All-SEC honors after recording 41 tackles, 10.5 sacks, and three forced fumbles. He finished his career with 79 tackles, 12 sacks, and four forced fumbles. He won the 2008 Sugar Bowl MVP after he posted 3.5 sacks, one forced fumble which he recovered in the end zone for a touchdown, and a deflected pass which was intercepted by teammate Dannell Ellerbe.
- ↑ Rosenthal, Gregg. "Release Tracker". Pro Football Talk. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2011/07/28/release-tracker/. Retrieved 29 July 2011.
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