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DeMario Pressley
DT #69
Height:
6-3
Weight:
301
College:
North Carolina State
Experience:
3
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 8 20 18 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 -- 0
2011 CAR 1 5 3 2 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 NO 7 15 15 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS – Signed to Texans active roster on December 15, 2010...Signed to Saints practice squad, 9/7/09; Waived by Saints, 9/5/09; Placed on injured reserve, 7/27/08; Signed to a three-year contract, 7/15/08; Drafted by Saints in fifth round (144th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2009- Played in his first seven career games after being called up from the practice squad in midseason, making 25 tackles (12 solo). Signed from the practice squad to the active roster, 11/7. vs. Carolina (11/8): Made his regular-season NFL debut and made four tackles, with one of them coming behind the line of scrimmage. at St. Louis (11/15): Made seven tackles – two of them for losses – from his reserve defensive tackles spot in the win. at Tampa Bay (11/22):

CAREER TRANSACTIONS – Signed to Texans active roster on December 15, 2010...Signed to Saints practice squad, 9/7/09; Waived by Saints, 9/5/09; Placed on injured reserve, 7/27/08; Signed to a three-year contract, 7/15/08; Drafted by Saints in fifth round (144th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2010: Practice squad member of Saints

 

2009- Played in his first seven career games after being called up from the practice squad in midseason, making 25 tackles (12 solo). Signed from the practice squad to the active roster, 11/7. vs. Carolina (11/8): Made his regular-season NFL debut and made four tackles, with one of them coming behind the line of scrimmage. at St. Louis (11/15): Made seven tackles – two of them for losses – from his reserve defensive tackles spot in the win. at Tampa Bay (11/22): Recorded three tackles, playing in the defensive line rotation. vs. New England (11/30): Inactive. at Washington (12/6): Played as a reserve defensive tackle. at Atlanta (12/13): Played as a reserve defensive tackle and made one tackle. vs. Dallas (12/19): Played in the defensive line rotation and made four tackles. vs. Tampa Bay (12/27): Inactive. at Carolina (1/3): Played extensively on the defensive line and notched six tackles (four solo). vs. Arizona (1/16 – Divisional Playoff): Played as a reserve defensive tackle and made two tackles. vs. Minnesota (1/24 – NFC Championship Game): Saw limited playing time but didn’t crack the stat sheet. vs. Indianapolis (2/7 – Super Bowl XLIV): Dressed but did not play as the team primarily used a three-man line...

2008 – Spent entire rookie season on injured reserve, rehabilitating from a foot injury.

COLLEGE – Four-year letterman at North Carolina State, finishing career with 145 tackles, 4.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, two interceptions and a fumble recovery…Opened 31 of 42 career games…As a senior in 2007, recorded 41 tackles with 1.5 sacks and two interceptions…As a junior, was a second-team All-ACC choice as he had 46 tackles with two sacks and a forced fumble…Graduated in 2007 with a degree in sports management.

PERSONAL – Born Nov. 3, 1985 in Greensboro, N.C…Attended Dudley (Greensboro, N.C.) HS...Parade All-American and first-team All-USA Today selection…Had 28 sacks over his final two prep seasons…Also played center for basketball team and competed in track & field, throwing the shot put.

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