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Player Bio

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Terrance Knighton
DT #96
Height:
6-3
Weight:
330
College:
Temple
Hometown:
Hartford, CT
Experience:
4
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 77 171 113 58 10.5 0 7 2 0 -1 -- 2
2013 DEN 16 31 18 13 3 -- 1 1 0 2 2 2
2012 JAC 16 32 20 12 2 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2011 JAC 13 29 17 12 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 JAC 16 34 24 10 4 -- 4 1 0 -3 -3 -3
2009 JAC 16 45 34 11 1.5 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Third-year DT who anchors the interior of the Jaguars line … Has started the first 33 games of his career … Career totals include 139 tackles (82 solo), 5.5 sacks, 12 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one INT and five passes defensed … Recorded 23 QB pressures in each of his first two seasons … Ranked second on the team with four sacks in 2010, the fifth-most among AFC defensive tackles … Started all 16 games as a rookie and joined CB Derek Cox as first pair of rookies in franchise history to start all 16 games in the season … Nicknamed “Pot Roast” by former teammate Clint Ingram … Selected with the first of back-to-back third-round picks … Was one of 17 DTs selected in 2009 and was the only one to start every game the last two seasons … Highest-drafted player from Temple since Lance Johnstone was selected with the 57th pick by Oakland in 1996 and first player drafted since 2005 (LB Rian Wallace, 2005) …

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