Tyson Clabo with Jason Rader and Jerious Norwood.
|No. 77, 74|
|Date of birth:October 17, 1981|
|Place of birth: Knoxville, Tennessee|
|College: Wake Forest|
|Undrafted in 2004|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Denver Broncos ( 2004)*|
|Career highlights and awards|
|* Pro Bowl (2010)|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Early years[edit | edit source]
Clabo attended Farragut High School in Farragut, Tennessee and lettered in football and basketball. In football, he was a two-time All-Conference selection, and as a senior, he was also named as an All-Region selection, an All-east Tennessee selection, and as an All-State selection.
College career[edit | edit source]
Clabo played football at Wake Forest. Clabo started all 11 games at left tackle as a sophomore, and he was the only underclassman to start every contest that year. Clabo started all 13 games as a junior and moved to left guard after playing tackle in 2001, helping the Deacon ground game lead the ACC in rushing for the second-straight year. He started the final 36 games of his college career and a total of 37 contests of 47 games played at Wake Forest. Clabo earned first-team All-Atlantic Conference honors as a senior.
Professional career[edit | edit source]
Denver Broncos[edit | edit source]
Clabo originally signed with Denver Broncos as an undrafted rookie free agent and was waived by the Broncos during the 2004-05 offseason.
New York Giants[edit | edit source]
He then signed with the New York Giants as a practice squad member.
San Diego Chargers[edit | edit source]
He then signed with the San Diego Chargers as a practice squad member.
Atlanta Falcons[edit | edit source]
Clabo eventually was signed to the Falcons practice squad in September 2005 and re-signed by the Falcons team in January 2006.
He was a 2010 Pro Bowl selection.
On April 4, 2013, Clabo was released by the Falcons.
Miami Dolphins[edit | edit source]
Houston Texans[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- "Meet the Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018-19". Wake Forest News. February 20, 2019. http://magazine.wfu.edu/2019/02/20/meet-the-wake-forest-sports-hall-of-fame-2018-19-class/.