Darnell Dockett

Date of Birth
May. 26, 1981
Florida State
290 lbs

Darnell Dockett


Darnell Dockett is a three-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle for the Arizona Cardinals. He has spent his entire ten-year career with the Cardinals and earned First-Team All-Pro honors in 2009.

Early Years

Dockett was born in Burtonsville, MD on May 27, 1981 and excelled as a football player at Paint Branch High School. During his time at the school, he set a school-record with 47 sacks and tallied 171 tackles as a senior. He was named Maryland Player of the Year and was an All-American selection by USA Today and Parade magazine. He received multiple scholarship offers and chose to attend Florida State University over Ohio State and North Carolina.

Florida State University

An injury forced Dockett to redshirt his freshman year as the Seminoles won a National Championship. He became a full-time...