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Marshall McFadden
No. 40     Pittsburgh Steelers
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-08-04) August 4, 1986 (age 33)
Place of birth: Lamar, South Carolina
High School: Lamar (SC)
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 233 lb (106 kg)
Career information
College: South Carolina State
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2012 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
* Pittsburgh Steelers ( 2012–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2012
Tackles     1
Sacks     0
Forced fumbles     0

Marshall Maquel McFadden (born August 4, 1986) is an American football Linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers to a reserve/future contract on January 18, 2012. He played college football at South Carolina State University.

College careerEdit

He played linebacker at South Carolina State. He finished the 2007 season with 12 tackles. He finished the 2008 season with 88 tackles, 5 sacks.[1] He earned MEAC Defensive Player of the Week honors during the 2008 season.[2]

Professional careerEdit

Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

On January 18, 2012, he signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers to a reserve/future contract.[3] On August 31, 2012, He was released on the day of roster cuts.[4] On September 1, 2012, He was signed to the practice squad.[5] On November 15, 2012, He was promoted from the practice squad after the team placed linebacker Chris Carter on Injured Reserve.[6] On November 20, 2012, He was released from the Steelers after they signed Wide Receiver Plaxico Burress and Quarterback Brian Hoyer.[7] On November 21, He was signed to the practice squad.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "South Carolina State 2008 season Statistics". yahoo.com. http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/teams/ssj/stats?year=2008.
  2. "Winton and Flickinger earn MEAC Players of the Week Honors". dsuhornets.com. http://www.dsuhornets.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=12900&ATCLID=1602807. Retrieved October 13, 2008.
  3. "Steelers Sign 10 To Reserve/Future Contracts". pittsburgh.cbslocal.com. http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/01/18/steelers-sign-10-to-reservefuture-contracts/. Retrieved January 18, 2012.
  4. "Steelers Reduce Roster to 53". steelers.com. http://www.steelers.com/news/article-1/Steelers-Reduce-Roster-to-53/127765de-9c94-429f-9bb2-5cc5ec93b2b9. Retrieved August 31, 2012.
  5. "Steelers Agree To Terms With Eight For Practice Squad". steelers.com. http://www.steelers.com/news/article-1/Steelers-Agree-To-Terms-With-Eight-For-Practice-Squad/eaea6ba0-02bc-4bfd-bcce-36385c4da0a2. Retrieved September 1, 2012.
  6. "Steelers sign linebacker Marshall McFadden". post-gazette.com. http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/sports/steelers/steelers-sign-linebacker-marshall-mcfadden-662255/. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  7. "Steelers trim Baron Batch, Marshall McFadden from roster to make room for Plaxico Burress and Brian Hoyer". behindthesteelcurtain.com. http://www.behindthesteelcurtain.com/2012/11/20/3672132/steelers-roster-transactions-release-baron-batch-practice-squad-eligibility. Retrieved November 20, 2012.
  8. "Baron Batch, Marshall McFadden signed to practice squad". behindthesteelcurtain.com. http://www.behindthesteelcurtain.com/2012/11/21/3677802/baron-batch-marshall-mcfadden-signed-practice-squad-steelers-roster-transactions. Retrieved November 21, 2012.

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