Players

Rashaan Melvin
CB #30
Height:
6-2
Weight:
196
College:
Northern Illinois
Hometown:
Waukegan, IL
Experience:
5
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 37 120 100 20 0 0 21 3 0 28 -- 21
2017 IND 10 36 30 6 0 -- 13 3 0 28 9.3 21
2016 IND 15 60 52 8 0 -- 7 -- -- -- -- --
2015 NE 8 6 4 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2015 BAL 1 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2014 BAL 3 17 13 4 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2014 TB 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 TB 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTION:

  • Placed on Injured Reserve by the Colts on December 27, 2017.
  • Signed by the Colts as a free agent on September 7, 2016.
  • Released by the Miami Dolphins on September 3, 2016.
  • Signed by the Dolphins as a free agent on July 30, 2016.
  • Released by the New England Patriots on May 2, 2016.
  • Signed by the Patriots as a free agent on January 25, 2016.
  • Signed to the New England practice squad on December 10, 2015.
  • Released by the Patriots on December 8, 2015.
  • Claimed off waivers (Baltimore) by New England on October 14, 2015.
  • Waived by the Baltimore Ravens on October 13, 2015.
  • Signed to the Ravens active roster from the Miami Dolphins practice squad on November 8, 2014.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on October 28, 2014.
  • Released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 22, 2014.
  • Signed by the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on April 29, 2013.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Started 27-of-41 games played at Northern Illinois, totaling 172 tackles (117 solo), six interceptions, 3.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and 35 passes defensed.
  • His 35 passes defensed ranked second in school history.
  • Started all 12 games as a senior, recording 55 tackles (39 solo), 1.5 tackles for loss, 17 passes defensed, one interception and one forced fumble.
  • Led the Mid Atlantic Conference and set the single-season school record with 17 passes defensed.
  • Named First Team All-MAC by CollegeFootballNews.com.
  • Started all 13 games as a junior in 2011, recording 78 tackles (54 solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, nine passes defensed and three interceptions.
  • Recorded five or more tackles in nine of the 13 games he played.
  • Recorded a career-best 10 tackles against Wisconsin.
  • Saw action in all 14 games (two starts) as a sophomore in 2010, compiling 39 tackles (24 solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, four passes defensed and two interceptions.
  • Saw action in two games as a walk-on freshman in 2009 and was later awarded a scholarship during the spring of 2010.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Waukegan (Ill.) High School where he totaled 58 receptions for 585 yards (10.0 avg.) as wide receiver and made 70 tackles, eight interceptions and scored three defensive touchdowns as a cornerback during his senior season.
  • Named First Team Central Suburban League South and First Team Lake County News Sun as a wide receiver.
  • Was a two-year varsity basketball starter and team captain.
  • Majored in sociology.
  • A native of Waukegan, Ill.

CAREER TRANSACTION:

  • Placed on Injured Reserve by the Colts on December 27, 2017.
  • Signed by the Colts as a free agent on September 7, 2016.
  • Released by the Miami Dolphins on September 3, 2016.
  • Signed by the Dolphins as a free agent on July 30, 2016.
  • Released by the New England Patriots on May 2, 2016.
  • Signed by the Patriots as a free agent on January 25, 2016.
  • Signed to the New England practice squad on December 10, 2015.
  • Released by the Patriots on December 8, 2015.
  • Claimed off waivers (Baltimore) by New England on October 14, 2015.
  • Waived by the Baltimore Ravens on October 13, 2015.
  • Signed to the Ravens active roster from the Miami Dolphins practice squad on November 8, 2014.
  • Signed to the Dolphins practice squad on October 28, 2014.
  • Released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 22, 2014.
  • Signed by the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on April 29, 2013.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Started 27-of-41 games played at Northern Illinois, totaling 172 tackles (117 solo), six interceptions, 3.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and 35 passes defensed.
  • His 35 passes defensed ranked second in school history.
  • Started all 12 games as a senior, recording 55 tackles (39 solo), 1.5 tackles for loss, 17 passes defensed, one interception and one forced fumble.
  • Led the Mid Atlantic Conference and set the single-season school record with 17 passes defensed.
  • Named First Team All-MAC by CollegeFootballNews.com.
  • Started all 13 games as a junior in 2011, recording 78 tackles (54 solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, nine passes defensed and three interceptions.
  • Recorded five or more tackles in nine of the 13 games he played.
  • Recorded a career-best 10 tackles against Wisconsin.
  • Saw action in all 14 games (two starts) as a sophomore in 2010, compiling 39 tackles (24 solo), 1.0 tackle for loss, four passes defensed and two interceptions.
  • Saw action in two games as a walk-on freshman in 2009 and was later awarded a scholarship during the spring of 2010.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Waukegan (Ill.) High School where he totaled 58 receptions for 585 yards (10.0 avg.) as wide receiver and made 70 tackles, eight interceptions and scored three defensive touchdowns as a cornerback during his senior season.
  • Named First Team Central Suburban League South and First Team Lake County News Sun as a wide receiver.
  • Was a two-year varsity basketball starter and team captain.
  • Majored in sociology.
  • A native of Waukegan, Ill.