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Darryl Sharpton

Darryl Sharpton - #51 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 234 lbs.
Birthday 01/01/1988
Birthplace Coral Gables, FL
College Miami (FL)
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 4th round, 4th pick by Texans


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Texans place Sharpton on I.R.

Posted Jan. 01, 2013 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
The Texans placed ILB Darryl Sharpton on injured reserve because of a hip injury on Tuesday.

Texans still fired up about ILB James

Posted June 16, 2012 @ 1:28 p.m. ET
New Texans ILB Bradie James has been so impressive that the spot vacated by DeMeco Ryans is now his to lose.

New Texans ILB James signed to develop Sharpton

Posted April 20, 2012 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
Although new Texans ILB Bradie James has more experience in Wade Phillips' "D" than any of his teammates, it's Darryl Sharpton's starting job to lose.

Texans ILB Ryans will resume greater workload

Posted Nov. 03, 2011 @ 11:04 p.m. ET
Texans ILB DeMeco Ryans will be tested following the season-ending quad injury to reserve Darryl Sharpton.

Texans TE Daniels, LB Sharpton sign contracts

Posted June 11, 2010 @ 7:32 p.m. ET
Texans TE Owen Daniels signed his one-year restricted free-agent tender with the club on Friday, the club announced. Also, the Texans signed LB Darryl Sharpton, a fourth-round pick.


Posted Aug. 27, 2012
Sharpton was placed on physically unable to perform list||||||| He continues to be bothered by a quadriceps injury.
Posted Nov. 03, 2011
Sharpton was the latest Texans player lost to an injury, tearing a quadriceps tendon in Sunday's 24-14 win over Jacksonville.||||||| He had nine tackles in eight games this season.
Posted Dec. 29, 2010
Sharpton has been placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.||||||| Sharpton suffered the injury in Sunday's 24-23 loss to Denver.