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Marcus Price
No. 79, 70, 73     
Offensive tackle, guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-03-03) March 3, 1972 (age 48)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Career information
College: LSU
NFL Draft: 1995 / Round: 6 / Pick: 172
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 1995)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Games played     77
Games started     10
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Marcus Raymond Price (born March 3, 1972) is a former professional American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Jacksonville Jaguars, San Diego Chargers, New Orleans Saints, Buffalo Bills and Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at Louisiana State University.

Early yearsEdit

Price attended Lincoln High School, where he played at offensive tackle. He accepted a football scholarship from Louisiana State University. He became a starter at offensive tackle as a junior.

Professional careerEdit

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Price was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the sixth round (172nd overall) of the 1995 NFL Draft. He was a part of the franchise's inaugural season and was placed on the injured reserve list on August 19, after tearing ligaments in his left ankle .[1] He was waived on August 25, 1996.[2]

San Diego ChargersEdit

On November 25, 1997, he was signed by the San Diego Chargers to the practice squad.[3] He was cut on September 21, 1999.[4]

New Orleans SaintsEdit

On March 23, 2000, he was signed as a free agent by the New Orleans Saints. He was cut on December 4, 2000. He was re-signed on December 7, finishing the season after playing in 7 games and being declared inactive in 8 contests. In 2001, he appeared in 12 games. He was not re-signed after the season.

Buffalo BillsEdit

On March 12, 2002, he was signed as a free agent by the Buffalo Bills, to a $1.875 million three-year contract that included a $150,000 signing bonus.[5] He played in 3 seasons as a reserve swing tackle. He wasn't re-signed after the 2004 season.[6]

Dallas CowboysEdit

On November 27, 2005, he was signed by the Dallas Cowboys as a free agent. He was declared inactive in 4 games and was not re-signed after the season.

Personal lifeEdit

After retiring, he coached football at Westview High School.[7]

ReferencesEdit

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