Players

Clifton Geathers
DE #66
Height:
6-7
Weight:
325
College:
South Carolina
Hometown:
Georgetown, SC
Experience:
2
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 37 24 17 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 PIT 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 WAS 6 6 5 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 PHI 16 13 9 4 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 8 5 3 2 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 DAL 5 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 DAL 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 SEA 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 MIA 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed to the active roster from the Colts practice squad on October 9, 2012.
  • Signed to the Colts practice squad on October 3, 2012.
  • Waived by the Dallas Cowboys on August 31, 2012.
  • Re-signed with the Cowboys on April 20, 2012.
  • Acquired from waivers by the Cowboys on December 8, 2010.
  • Waived by the Seattle Seahawks on December 7, 2010.
  • Signed by the Seahawks on November 27, 2010.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on November 26, 2010.
  • Elevated to the Dolphins 53-man active roster on October 23, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on September 21, 2010.
  • Released from the Dolphins practice squad on September 18, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on September 15, 2010.
  • Waived by the Dolphins on September 13, 2010.
  • Acquired from waivers by the Dolphins on September 5, 2010.
  • Waived by the Cleveland Browns on September 4, 2010.
  • Signed with the Browns on June 29, 2010.
  • Drafted by the Browns in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Totaled five tackles (two solo) and his first career sack in eight games played.
  • Was signed to the practice squad on October 3, 2012 and elevated to the active roster on October 9.
  • In his first game as a member of the Colts, saw action on the defensive line and finished with one tackle against the New York Jets (10/14).
  • Contributed on the defensive line against Cleveland (10/21) and finished with two tackles.
  • Saw action in the team’s victory at Kansas City (12/23), and notched one tackle.
  • Participated on the defensive line against Houston (12/30) and posted his first career sack when he dropped quarterback Matt Schaub in the first quarter.
  • Saw action in his first career playoff game, but did not record a tackle at Baltimore (1/6).

 

2011 (COWBOYS):

  • Played in five games and assisted on two tackles while adding three pressures.
  • Inactive the first three games of the season and then played against Detroit (10/2).
  • Recorded his first career statistics at Tampa Bay (12/17) with a tackle and a pressure.
  • Notched a tackle and two pressures against Philadelphia (12/24).

 

2010 (BROWNS/DOLPHINS/SEAHAWKS/COWBOYS):

  • Originally drafted by Cleveland in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft but was released at the end of training camp.
  • Claimed by the Dolphins off waivers on September 5, was released on September 15 and placed on Miami’s practice squad on September 16.
  • Elevated to the Dolphins active roster on October 23.
  • Played in his first career game against Pittsburgh (10/24) but did not record a tackle.
  • Released by the Dolphins on November 26.
  • Signed to the Seahawks active roster on November 27 but did not play in any games and was released December 7.
  • Claimed off waivers by Dallas on December 8.
  • Made his Cowboys debut along the defensive line at Arizona (12/25).

 

COLLEGE:

  • Finished his collegiate career at South Carolina with 72 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, six sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery while playing in 36 games.
  • Recorded 41 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 8.5 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery while playing in 12 games as a junior.
  • Credited with 29 tackles as a sophomore while playing in all 13 games, making one start.
  • Saw action in 11 games, registering two tackles in his first season at South Carolina.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Carvers Bay High School in Hemingway, S.C.
  • Participated in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl game in January 2006.
  • Enrolled at South Carolina in January 2007 after spending the fall at Hargrove Military Academy in Chatham, Va.
  • Majored in African-American studies.
  • Regarded as the No. 14 prep school prospect in the country by Rivals.com.
  • Hosted more than 150 youth football camps during his family’s Geathers Elite Performance Football Camp and Celebrity Weekend in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
  • Older brother, Robert, was a fourth round selection by Cincinnati in 2004 and plays defensive end.
  • Father, Robert Sr., was a third round pick by Buffalo in 1981.
  • Uncle, Jumpy, was a second round pick by New Orleans in 1984 and played 13 years in the NFL.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed to the active roster from the Colts practice squad on October 9, 2012.
  • Signed to the Colts practice squad on October 3, 2012.
  • Waived by the Dallas Cowboys on August 31, 2012.
  • Re-signed with the Cowboys on April 20, 2012.
  • Acquired from waivers by the Cowboys on December 8, 2010.
  • Waived by the Seattle Seahawks on December 7, 2010.
  • Signed by the Seahawks on November 27, 2010.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on November 26, 2010.
  • Elevated to the Dolphins 53-man active roster on October 23, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on September 21, 2010.
  • Released from the Dolphins practice squad on September 18, 2010.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on September 15, 2010.
  • Waived by the Dolphins on September 13, 2010.
  • Acquired from waivers by the Dolphins on September 5, 2010.
  • Waived by the Cleveland Browns on September 4, 2010.
  • Signed with the Browns on June 29, 2010.
  • Drafted by the Browns in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Totaled five tackles (two solo) and his first career sack in eight games played.
  • Was signed to the practice squad on October 3, 2012 and elevated to the active roster on October 9.
  • In his first game as a member of the Colts, saw action on the defensive line and finished with one tackle against the New York Jets (10/14).
  • Contributed on the defensive line against Cleveland (10/21) and finished with two tackles.
  • Saw action in the team’s victory at Kansas City (12/23), and notched one tackle.
  • Participated on the defensive line against Houston (12/30) and posted his first career sack when he dropped quarterback Matt Schaub in the first quarter.
  • Saw action in his first career playoff game, but did not record a tackle at Baltimore (1/6).

 

2011 (COWBOYS):

  • Played in five games and assisted on two tackles while adding three pressures.
  • Inactive the first three games of the season and then played against Detroit (10/2).
  • Recorded his first career statistics at Tampa Bay (12/17) with a tackle and a pressure.
  • Notched a tackle and two pressures against Philadelphia (12/24).

 

2010 (BROWNS/DOLPHINS/SEAHAWKS/COWBOYS):

  • Originally drafted by Cleveland in the sixth round (186th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft but was released at the end of training camp.
  • Claimed by the Dolphins off waivers on September 5, was released on September 15 and placed on Miami’s practice squad on September 16.
  • Elevated to the Dolphins active roster on October 23.
  • Played in his first career game against Pittsburgh (10/24) but did not record a tackle.
  • Released by the Dolphins on November 26.
  • Signed to the Seahawks active roster on November 27 but did not play in any games and was released December 7.
  • Claimed off waivers by Dallas on December 8.
  • Made his Cowboys debut along the defensive line at Arizona (12/25).

 

COLLEGE:

  • Finished his collegiate career at South Carolina with 72 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, six sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery while playing in 36 games.
  • Recorded 41 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 8.5 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery while playing in 12 games as a junior.
  • Credited with 29 tackles as a sophomore while playing in all 13 games, making one start.
  • Saw action in 11 games, registering two tackles in his first season at South Carolina.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Carvers Bay High School in Hemingway, S.C.
  • Participated in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl game in January 2006.
  • Enrolled at South Carolina in January 2007 after spending the fall at Hargrove Military Academy in Chatham, Va.
  • Majored in African-American studies.
  • Regarded as the No. 14 prep school prospect in the country by Rivals.com.
  • Hosted more than 150 youth football camps during his family’s Geathers Elite Performance Football Camp and Celebrity Weekend in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
  • Older brother, Robert, was a fourth round selection by Cincinnati in 2004 and plays defensive end.
  • Father, Robert Sr., was a third round pick by Buffalo in 1981.
  • Uncle, Jumpy, was a second round pick by New Orleans in 1984 and played 13 years in the NFL.