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Brandon McDonald

Brandon McDonald - #33 - CB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 185 lbs.
Birthday 08/26/1985
Birthplace Collins, MS
College Memphis
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 5th round, 3rd pick by Browns

Dolphins place CB Marshall on I.R.

Posted Nov. 07, 2012 @ 6:07 p.m. ET
The Dolphins placed CB Richard Marshall on injured reserve and claimed CB Brandon McDonald off waivers.

Buccaneers swap corners

Posted Nov. 06, 2012 @ 4:37 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers promoted CB LeQuan Lewis from the practice squad to the active roster and released CB Brandon McDonald.

Buccaneers bring back CB McDonald

Posted Sept. 05, 2012 @ 1:26 p.m. ET
The Buccaneers re-signed CB Brandon McDonald on Wednesday and waived OG Derek Hardman.

Buccaneers sign CB McDonald

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
The Buccaneers announced Monday that they have signed free-agent CB Brandon McDonald and waived CB Desmond Marrow.

Lions add depth in secondary

Posted Dec. 23, 2011 @ 11:31 a.m. ET
The Lions, looking for more depth in their secondary, have re-signed CB Brandon McDonald and released DE Keyunta Dawson.

Lions RB Smith, FS Delmas hurt in game

Posted Nov. 24, 2011 @ 9:34 p.m. ET
Detroit RB Kevin Smith left Thursday's game and didn't return. The Lions' secondary also was hit by injuries, and the Packers lost a pair of linebackers.

Lions hope to strike gold again at corner

Posted Oct. 29, 2010 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
The Lions' philosophy the past few seasons has been that they will take a chance on young, talented football players, and nowhere has that been more evident — and successful — than at cornerback.

Cardinals activate CB Jefferson from practice squad

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 6:08 p.m. ET
The Cardinals promoted CB A.J. Jefferson to their active roster and released CB Brandon McDonald.


Posted Nov. 07, 2012
Cornerback Richard Marshall has been placed on injured reserve by the Miami Dolphins, who also claimed McDonald off waivers.||||||| McDonald was released Tuesday by Tampa Bay, and Miami is the fifth team for the six-year veteran. He has started two games this season and 31 in his career.
Posted Dec. 14, 2010
McDonald has been placed on injured reserve.||||||| McDonald is out with a forearm injury.
Posted Sept. 06, 2010
The Cardinals claimed McDonald off waivers.||||||| McDonald started 27 games over the last three seasons for Cleveland but was released by the Browns over the weekend.
Posted Sept. 05, 2010
The Browns waived McDonald.||||||| McDonald, who started 27 games over the past three seasons, announced his released on his personal Twitter page - hours before the team's list was made public. McDonald was in and out of the starting lineup several times because of blown coverages over tackles. He got into some trouble early in training camp for making offensive comments on his Twitter page about Bengals wide receiver Terrell Owens.
Posted July 22, 2007
The Browns signed McDonald and two other rookies to four-year contracts on Sunday.||||||| McDonald, a defensive back out of Memphis, was the Browns' fifth-round pick in April's draft.