|Date of birth:April 27, 1982|
|Place of birth: Tampa, Florida|
|Undrafted in 2005|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Dallas Cowboys ( 2005)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* First-team All-American (2003)|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Shannon Michael Snell (born April 27, 1982) is an American former college and professional football player who was a guard for two seasons in the National Football League (NFL). Snell played college football for the University of Florida, and earned All-American honors. Thereafter, he played professionally for the Dallas Cowboys and the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL.
Early years Edit
Snell was born in Tampa, Florida in 1982. He attended Hillsborough High School in Tampa, and was a three-year starter for the Hillsborough Terriers high school football team. Following his senior season in 1999, he was recognized as a USA Today High School All-American.
College career Edit
Snell accepted an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, where he was an offensive lineman for coach Steve Spurrier and coach Ron Zook's Florida Gators football teams from 2000 to 2003. He was a three-season starter, who played in forty-six games and started thirty-six. Snell was a Sporting News first-team All-American in 2003.
Professional career Edit
See also Edit
- 2003 College Football All-America Team
- Florida Gators
- List of Florida Gators football All-Americans
- List of Florida Gators football players in the NFL