- Acquired by the Colts in a trade with the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for a 2020 first round draft pick on March 18, 2020.
- Selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the first round (seventh overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.
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DeForest Buckner On Pass Rush, Attention From Offensive Line
Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman DeForest Buckner spoke with the media about the team's pass rush against the Jaguars and how he approaches the scheme from opposing offensive lineman as they increase attention on him as a three technique.
Colts Chatter: Xavier Rhodes On Facing His Former Team; DeForest Buckner, Parris Campbell On 2020 Debuts
Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, wide receiver Parris Campbell and cornerback Xavier Rhodes talked to local reporters today via video conference. What did Buckner have to say about facing double teams? What did Campbell have to say about his strong 2020 debut? And why is Rhodes looking forward to Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings? Here's the latest edition of "Colts Chatter."
Colts Chatter: Danny Pinter Moving All Over The Line; Anthony Walker Excited For DeForest Buckner
Indianapolis Colts guard Danny Pinter and linebacker Anthony Walker talked to local reporters today via video conference. What did Pinter have to say about already logging snaps at several positions along the offensive line? Why is Anthony Walker so excited about the addition of DeForest Buckner? Here's the latest edition of "Colts Chatter."
Frank Reich On Offensive Progress In Camp, DeForest Buckner's Impact, Injury Updates
Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich spoke to reporters Saturday via video conference after the team's training camp scrimmage at Lucas Oil Stadium. What's the latest on the offensive momentum heading into Week 1, DeForest Buckner's defensive impact, injuries to Trey Burton and Kenny Moore II and more?
DeForest Buckner On His Goals For 2020, Feeling 'Slept On,' Indy's Offensive Line
Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner today talked to reporters via video conference. What did he have to say about his individual goals for the 2020 season, how he feels a bit under appreciated across the league compared to others, anticipating tough practices against the Colts' offensive line and more?
Brian Baker 1-on-1: On College Perspectives, DeForest Buckner, Justin Houston
Indianapolis Colts defensive line coach Brian Baker recently sat down for a Colts.com 1-on-1 interview. What are his thoughts on making the transition back into the professional ranks after spending some time at the college level, DeForest Buckner's impact, Justin Houston's success and more?
Matt Eberflus 1-on-1: On DeForest Buckner, Xavier Rhodes, Draft Class Evaluations
Indianapolis Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus recently sat down for a Colts.com 1-on-1 interview. What are his thoughts on all the newest additions to the Indy defense in 2020, including DeForest Buckner, Xavier Rhodes and all four defensive picks from the 2020 NFL Draft?
Newest 'Colts Chat' Features Matt Eberflus, DeForest Buckner, Sheldon Day
"Colts Chat," a fun, interactive and exclusive perk for Indianapolis Colts season ticket members, continued with its most recent virtual installment Wednesday night. What did defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus and defensive tackles DeForest Buckner and Sheldon Day have to say?
Three Colts Named To Pete Prisco's Top 100 NFL Players Of 2020 List
The Indianapolis Colts are a young team on the rise, and three of their players have made CBS Sports Pete Prisco's Top 100 NFL Players of 2020 list: guard Quenton Nelson, defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and linebacker Darius Leonard.
DeForest Buckner, Philip Rivers Moves Considered Among NFL's Best Of The Offseason
The Indianapolis Colts made a couple of huge moves during free agency when they traded for defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and signed quarterback Philip Rivers. While they came with large price tags, ESPN and Bleacher Report recently indicated those acquisitions should be well worth it.
DeForest Buckner On Getting Acclimated To Colts, Three-Tech's Role In Defense, Not Feeling Pressure
Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner spoke with local reporters via video conference call on Wednesday. What did Buckner have to say about getting acclimated to the Colts' defensive system, what his three-tech role can provide and much more?
How The Colts Turned Three First-Round Picks Into Nine Key Contributors
The Indianapolis Colts have held first-round picks in 2018, 2019 and 2020, and in all three years they have either traded down in, or completely out of, the first round to accumulate more valuable selections or, in the case of DeForest Buckner, acquired a star player. From Quenton Nelson to Michael Pittman Jr., check out the Colts' moves and the players they've picked up.
Chris Ballard: DeForest Buckner A 'Unique, Physical Talent'
Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard, in a recent sit-down with Colts.com, talked about the move to trade the 13th-overall pick to the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for DeForest Buckner, one of the top, young defensive tackles in the NFL.
'With The Next Pick' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap
What did we learn in Season 2, Episode 2 of Colts Productions' series "With The Next Pick?" Get exclusive access inside the team's draft room, at the NFL Scouting Combine and insight into the acquisition of defensive tackle DeForest Buckner — and more.
Colts Announce Several Uniform Number Assignments, Changes
The Indianapolis Colts today announced uniform number assignments and changes for several players, including quarterback Philip Rivers, cornerbacks Xavier Rhodes and T.J. Carrie, defensive tackles Sheldon Day and DeForest Buckner, as well as changes for cornerback Rock Ya-Sin, defensive end Justin Houston, and linebacker Anthony Walker.
DeForest Buckner, Philip Rivers Considered Among The NFL's Biggest Offseason Additions
The Indianapolis Colts made a couple of huge moves this offseason when they picked up defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and quarterback Philip Rivers. Each move is being considered among the best moves that NFL teams have made this offseason.
Frank Reich On Philip Rivers, Jacoby Brissett, DeForest Buckner
Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich today conducted a video conference call with members of the local media. What did he have to say about quarterbacks Philip Rivers and Jacoby Brissett, new defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, how the team is handling stay-at-home restrictions and more?
Jim Irsay On Philip Rivers, DeForest Buckner Moves, Peyton Manning And More
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay this week joined host Jeffrey Gorman for a lengthy interview on the Colts Official Podcast, where the two discussed the Philip Rivers and DeForest Buckner moves, Quenton Nelson's historic start to his career, taking Peyton Manning No. 1 overall, Irsay's life in and out of football and much more.
Instant Reaction: DeForest Buckner Acquired By Colts
The Indianapolis Colts announced a trade with the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, sending the No. 13-overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft in exchange for All-Pro defensive lineman DeForest Buckner. The internet had plenty to say about the move.
DeForest Buckner 'Just Ready To Get Things Rolling'
Newest Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, acquired by the team in a trade from the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, spoke to the media about what he hopes to bring to his new team. What were the highlights from the conversation?