Dorance Armstrong Jr. plays football professionally as a defensive end for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He stands 1.93 m tall and weighs 122 kg. At North Shore Senior High School, where he studied, he was a defensive end. As a junior, he was selected for the district’s second team. He was named to the district’s first team as a senior.
After receiving a football scholarship from the University of Kansas, he started playing collegiate football with the Kansas Jayhawks. As a rookie, he took part in all 12 games and started the final five contests at defensive end. He made 23 tackles, 4 passes intercepted, 3.5 sacks, 5 tackles for a loss, and (second on the team).
Junior year saw a shift in his defensive responsibilities and a decline in his output. In all, he recorded 63 tackles, including 3 forced fumbles, 3 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, 7 quarterback hurries, 4 passes defensed, and 7 quarterback hurries. In order to enter the 2018 NFL Draft, he declared in January 2018 that he will forgo his senior year. 142 tackles and 15.5 sacks were his final career totals.
With the 116th overall choice in the 2018 NFL Draft, Armstrong was chosen by the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round. On October 14, 2018 versus the Jacksonville Jaguars, he started his first game in the NFL. He did not receive a start in any of his 15 appearances in 2019. He extended his Cowboys deal for a further two years on March 17, 2022.
Does Dorance Armstrong Have Any Kids?
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