Derrick shelby signed with atlanta falcons
Derrick Shelby is an NFL player coming up on his seventh year as a professional player.
He got his start in the NFL as an undrafted free agent (UDFA) in 2012 with the Miami Dolphins.
After four years playing for the Dolphins, Shelby Signed with the Atlanta Falcons.
“The Atlanta Falcons today announced that they have agreed to terms with defensive ends Adrian Clayborn and Derrick Shelby,” reads a press release from March of 2016.
“Shelby, 6-2, 280 pounds, was originally signed as a college free agent by the Miami Dolphins following the 2012 NFL Draft out of Utah.
Shelby has seen action in 63 games with nine starts, while posting 103 total tackles (74 solo), nine sacks, four forced fumbles, two interceptions, one fumble recovery, and one defensive touchdown.
Last season, he started eight of the 16 games he played in and recorded career highs in total tackles (37 – 25 solo) and sacks (3.5).”
To read more about Derrick Shelby’s career with the National Football League, visit his NFL player profile here: http://www.nfl.com/player/derrickshelby/2532989/careerstats