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|16||Browns||W 20 - 3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|15||@Lions||L 10 - 20||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|14||@Bengals||W 33 - 7||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
2017 SEASON: Appeared in one game as a reserve after being called up from practice squad. Inactive Games 14-16.
COLLEGE CAREER: Appeared in 47 games, totaling 136 tackles, 14.5 tackles for a loss, 3.5 sacks, two fumble recoveries and one pass breakup in four seasons (2013-16) at Old Dominion. SENIOR: Started all 13 games at defensive tackle ... finished fourth on the team with 50 tackles … added 7.5 tackles for a loss and 1.5 sacks ... Also scored a touchdown on a seven-yard fumble recovery ... Named team captain. JUNIOR: Started all 12 games at defensive tackle ... Led the ODU defensive line with 47 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss and 1.5 sacks ... Added a blocked extra point on special teams. SOPHOMORE: Appeared in all 12 games, tallying 26 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss and one sack. FRESHMAN: Saw action in 10 games at defensive tackle ... Recorded 13 tackles, two tackles for a loss and half a sack.
PERSONAL: Attended Sheepshead Bay High School in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Meet The Rookies: Rashaad Coward
Rashaad Coward details the hardships and hurdles he encountered not only playing football, but simply growing up in the urban hub of Brooklyn, N.Y. Former coaches detail how Coward focused his attention and energy on football to escape the inner city and earn an NFL opportunity.