Which Teams Did Marcus Dixon Ever Play For?
Marcus Dixon in his professional playing career played for a number of four NFL teams and one CFL team. He played for Dallas Cowboys (2008–2009), New York Jets (2010–2012), Kansas City Chiefs (2013), Tennessee Titans (2014), and BC Lions (2014).
Marcus Dixon with Dallas Cowboys
Despite being an undrafted free agent, Dixon agreed to terms with the Dallas Cowboys on April 27, 2008, for a three-year, $1.1 million contract. Due to groin and abdominal issues, he was limited to just one preseason game, which was against the Minnesota Vikings. On August 30, he was released from his contract.
Dixon was out for the entire 2009 season due to a back ailment sustained during the preseason. He was discharged from the team on September 5 and signed to the practice squad the following day.
Dixon only had a minimal amount of playing experience throughout the preseason in 2010. On September 4, 2010, he was granted his freedom.
Marcus Dixon with New York Jets
The New York Jets acquired Dixon off waivers on September 5th of that year. He appeared in three games and started one, racking up four tackles and a sack each time out.
On January 26, 2011, Dixon signed a one-year contract as an exclusive rights free agent. This season, he appeared in 16 games and started three of them. He had 16 total tackles (1.5 sacks), 1 pass deflected, 1 forced fumble, and 1 fumble recovery.
Marcus Dixon with Kansas City Chiefs
Dixon was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs on February 9, 2013. On the 31st of August, his contract was terminated.
Marcus Dixon with Tennessee Titans
The Tennessee Titans signed Dixon to a futures contract on January 3rd, 2014. On August 29, he was released from the final cuts.
Marcus Dixon with BC Lions (CFL)
Dixon was added to the practice squad of the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League on October 20, 2014. He made his CFL debut against the Calgary Stampeders at the end of the regular season. On March 2, 2015, he was re-signed. he hung up his boots on 30 April 2015