Franklin “Mac” McCain III is a cornerback with the National Football League’s Philadelphia Eagles. He was an undrafted free-agency football player from North Carolina A&T who was signed by the Broncos in 2021.
After being passed over in the 2021 NFL Draft, McCain was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Denver Broncos. On August 29, he was cut, and he was later added to the practice squad.
He joined the roster on September 7, 2021, following his acquisition by the Philadelphia Eagles. He played 13 special teams snaps in week three’s 21-41 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, making his NFL debut. He received his freedom on November 9th.
McCain was claimed off waivers by the Eagles on November 24, 2021. His release took place on December 8. He was rehired by the practice squad on December 13.
He and the Eagles agreed to a reserve/future deal on January 18, 2022. On August 30, 2022, McCain was cut by the Eagles and re-signed to the practice squad.
Where Did Mac McCain III Attend Highschool?
On February 6, 1998, in Greensboro, North Carolina, Mac McCain was born. He graduated from James B. Dudley High School, where he recorded 96 tackles over his final two seasons and was named all-area honorable mention as a senior.
In 2017, North Carolina A&T offered a scholarship offer to him. He furthered there for college.