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This is a 2018 photo of Darius Kilgo of the Houston Texans NFL football team. This image reflects the Houston Texans active roster as of Saturday, April 7, 2018 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Darius Kilgo

Nose Tackle

#97

Experience: 3 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 27

Weight: 320 lbs

College: Maryland

Biography

PRO: The Titans signed free agent nose tackle Darius Kilgo to the practice squad during Week 2 of the 2018 season and promoted him to the 53-man roster in Week 4. The 6-foot-3-inch, 320-pound defensive lineman was originally drafted by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round (203rd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. The Matthews, N.C., native has also spent time with the New England Patriots and Jacksonville Jaguars.

TITANS TIDBITS:
•   Kilgo was on the practice squad of the Denver Broncos when the team won Super Bowl L, and the practice squad of the New England Patriots when the team won Super Bowl LI.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 
•   In 2015, Kilgo appeared in nine games for the Broncos as a rookie and compiled six tackles and one pass defensed.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: 
•   The Matthews, N.C., native was selected by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round (203rd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.
•   Waived by the Broncos on Nov. 25, 2016.
•   Claimed off of waivers by the New England Patriots on Nov. 28, 2016.
•   Waived by the Patriots on Dec. 8, 2016 and signed to their practice squad two days later.
•   Signed by the Patriots to a futures contract on Feb. 7, 2017.
•   Waived by the Patriots on Sept. 2, 2017 and signed to their practice squad a day later.
•   Waived by the Patriots on Sept. 4, 2017.
•   Signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars to the team’s practice squad on Sept. 8, 2017.
•   Waived by the Jaguars on Jan. 29, 2018.
•   Signed by the Houston Texans on Jan. 30, 2018.
•   Waived by the Texans on Sept. 1, 2018 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
•   Waived by the Texans on Sept. 11, 2018.
•   Signed by the Titans to the team’s practice squad on Sept. 18, 2018.
•   Signed by the Titans to the active roster from the practice squad on Sept. 28, 2018.

COLLEGE:
•   In four seasons at Maryland, Kilgo appeared in 43 games with 36 starts for the Terrapins. He totaled 123 tackles, 5.5 sacks, three passes defensed, one forced fumble and five fumble recoveries.
•   As a senior (2014), started all 13 games and was named an honorable mention All-Big Ten selection after posting a career-high 41 tackles, two sacks, and three fumble recoveries.
•   As a junior (2013), appeared in 13 contests and made 12 starts. Recorded 37 tackles, two sacks and one pass defensed. Served as a member of Maryland’s leadership council.
•   As a sophomore (2012), saw action in 12 games with 11 starts and totaled 40 tackles, 1.5 sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
•   As a redshirt freshman (2011), played in five games as a reserve defensive lineman and tallied five tackles.
•   As a freshman (2010), redshirted.
•   Graduated from Maryland with a degree in criminal justice.

PERSONAL: 
•   Attended Weddington (N.C.) High School where he recorded 67 tackles, four sacks and two forced fumbles as a senior.
•   Earned all-conference and all-county honors as a junior after he posted 83 tackles, five sacks and three forced fumbles.
•   Also lettered in basketball and track and field.
•   Follow Kilgo on Twitter @Dkilgo97.
•   Follow Kilgo on Instagram @big
kill3.
•   Son of Daren and Traci Kilgo.
•   Born Darius Kilgo on Dec. 14, 1991 in Matthews, N.C.

2018 SEASON

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT Total Comb AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
15 @Giants W 17 - 0
14 Jaguars W 30 - 9
13 Jets W 26 - 22
12 @Texans L 17 - 34
11 @Colts L 10 - 38 2 3 1 0 0 0
10 Patriots W 34 - 10 1 1 0 0 0 0
9 @Cowboys W 28 - 14 1 1 0 0 0 0
7 @Chargers L 19 - 20
6 Ravens L 0 - 21
5 @Bills L 12 - 13
4 Eagles W 26 - 23

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASON TEAM G GS Total Comb AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
2015 Denver Broncos 9 0 5 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 New England Patriots 9 0 2 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 Tennessee Titans 9 0 4 5 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 27 0 11 16 5 0 0 1 0 0 NaN 0 0 0 0

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