DeQuan Menzie
CB #38

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  • Claimed off waivers by the Detroit Lions on May 15, 2013.
  • Released by the Kansas City Chiefs on May 14, 2013.
  • Originally drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round (146th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

PRO:Spent his rookie season in Kansas City on Reserve/Injured after suffering a hip flexor injury.

COLLEGE:Started 20-of-25 games in two seasons at Alabama, tallying 74 tackles (53 solo), including eight tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, one interception for a touchdown and 16 passes defensed.

  • Transferred from Copiah-Lincoln (Miss.) Community College where he notched 91 tackles and seven interceptions in his freshman and sophomore seasons.

2011:Started all 13 games for the Crimson Tide as a senior where he finished the season with 41 tackles (27 solo), 1.5 sacks, one interception returned 25 yards for a touchdown, one fumble recovery and 12 passes defensed.

  • Earned first-team All-America honors by the American Football Coaches Association and first-team midseason All-America accolades by

2010:Saw seven starts in 12 games played as a junior, totaling 33 tackles (26 solo), including a secondary-leading 33 tackles (26 solo). Also recorded two sacks and four pass break-ups.

2009:Made 51 tackles (36 solo) and had one interception in his final season at Copiah-Lincoln and was ranked as the No. 6 junior college prospect by Super Prep Magazine.

  • Rated 14th on the list of top junior college prospects and was selected as a second-team All-American by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) following his sophomore season.


  • Played at Carver High School in Columbus, Ga. where he earned AAA Georgia All-State honors from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Georgia Sports Writers Association in 2007.
  • Helped lead Carver to the 2007 Georgia AAA state championship.
  • Majored in Human Environmental Science at Alabama.

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    Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin talks about the Houston offense with Tori Petry.

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    Posted 12 hours ago

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  • Austin on defensive adjustments

    Posted 14 hours ago

    Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin discusses the need for the Lions' defense to perform better on second down as well as the progress made by several defensive players.


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