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DeMarcus Granger

Height: 6-2 | Weight: 320 | College: Oklahoma
 
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2009 Season

Did not see any regular season action while recovering from back surgery at the end of the 2008 season … returned to the defensive tackle rotation in the Sun Bowl vs. Stanford and assisted on three tackles.

2008 Season

Played in 11 games, missing two after a sprained left foot suffered against Washington, and the national title game after undergoing back surgery … part of a five-man defensive tackle rotation … was third in the group with 20 tackles … recovered fumbles against Washington and Kansas State. Slipped to the second team after being sidelined by a back injury in preseason camp. Broke left foot in September 2008, chose rehab over surgery.

2007 Season

All-Big 12 second team by the coaches and Rivals and honorable mention by the Associated Press … third on the team with 8.5 tackles for loss … tied career high with five tackles against Miami, Oklahoma State and Missouri in the Big 12 Championship … had two or more tackles in 10 of 13 games played … posted four tackles, two for loss, and a sack against Colorado … registered four tackles, two for loss, three QB hurries and a pass deflection versus Iowa State.

2006 Season

Worked his way in to a steady rotation on the defensive interior … season-high five tackles at Texas A&M.

2005 Season

Redshirted.

High School

Rated the No. 11 player in the country (ESPN.com), No. 1 DT in the country (ESPN.com), No. 6 overall (CollegeFootballNews.com), No. 2 DT overall (CollegeFootballNews.com), No. 11 player in the country (Rivals.com), No. 3 player in Texas (Rivals.com), No. 9 player in the country (Scout.com) and No. 5 player in Texas (Scout.com) … named a Parade All-American … 2004 U.S. Army High School All-American … Dallas Morning News Defensive Player of the Year in 2003 and 2004 … totaled 79 tackles, including 25 for loss, and 17 sacks as a senior … also forced 11 fumbles … recorded 68 tackles and 17 sacks his junior year … named Class 4A All-State and the Dallas area defensive player of the year as a junior … coached by Darryl Jordan.

Personal

Clocked at 5.2 seconds in the 40-yard dash … bench presses 405 pounds and squats 550 pounds … Son of Debra Granger … born Sept. 4, 1986 … his mother manages a Mexican restaurant … enjoys electronics and cars, particularly Mustanges … cousin of Indiana Pacers player Danny Granger .

 
 

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