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For the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League, quarterback Daniel “Colt” McCoy participates in professional football. He stands 1.85 meters tall and weighs 96 kilograms. He played football while he was a student at Jim Ned High School. He attended the University of Texas after high school and played collegiate football for the Texas Longhorns.

In 2005, he was a true freshman who redshirted. He guided the Texas Longhorns to an undefeated 12-0 regular season record in 2009, and they defeated the Nebraska Cornhuskers 13–12 to win the Big 12 Championship. With 45 wins in his career, he became the most successful quarterback in NCAA history.

The Cleveland Browns made McCoy their third-round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft, taking him with the 85th overall pick. It happened in April 2013 when the Browns traded him to the San Francisco 49ers. His contract with the Washington Redskins was finalized in April 2014. It was finalized in March 2020 that he would sign with the New York Giants.

Colt McCoy
Colt McCoy

He made his debut appearance with the Giants in Week 12 against the Cincinnati Bengals. He was signed on a one-year deal by the Arizona Cardinals on March 30, 2021. In March 2022, McCoy added an additional two years to his contract with the Cardinals. His calf injury required him to be placed on injured reserve on September 7, 2022.

Where Did Colt McCoy Attend College?

Colt McCoy attended the University of Texas at Austin and played college football there for the Texas Longhorns.

Who Drafted Colt McCoy?

The Cleveland Browns drafted him the 2010 NFL Draft.