Super Bowl MVP
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- Apr 11, 2009
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- Montclair, VA
Height: 6-3 Weight: 289 Age: 28
Born: 10/25/1981 Charleston , WV
College: Ohio State
Experience: 5th season
High School: Capital HS [Charleston, WV]
Redskins Sign Darrion Scott
The Redskins continue to add to their roster by signing free agent defensive end Darrion Scott on Tuesday.
Scott, 6-3 and 289 pounds, played for the UFL’s Florida Tuskers last season under current Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett, who was the Tuskers’ head coach.
In the NFL, Scott has played four seasons, all with the Minnesota Vikings from 2004-07. He has played in 32 games (all during the 2005-06 seasons), with 28 starts, and recorded 9.5 sacks.
He entered the NFL as a third-round draft choice of the Vikings in the 2004 NFL Draft.
Scott played college football at Ohio State. He was a three-year starter for the Buckeyes and a first-team All-Big Ten selection in 2002 when Ohio State captured the NCAA championship/
Scott, 28, is a native of Charleston, W.V.
Scott played his college football at Ohio State University. As a junior he was named first-team All-Big Ten by conference coaches and was a member of the Ohio State Buckeyes team that won the 2002 BCS National Championship Game.
Scott was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the third round of the 2004 NFL Draft. After spending a season as a backup he became a full-time starter in 2005. He led the team in sacks 2006 with 5.5. In 2007 he played in only four games due to an injury.
Scott was arrested on December 26, 2007 after officers discovered a small amount of Marijuana in his Chevrolet Tahoe. He was booked by Charleston police officers on misdemeanor marijuana possession charges.
Scott was arrested again on April 30, 2008 for suspicion of assault and malicious punishment of a child.  Scott will face two felony charges and one misdemeanor charge. The boy's mother allegedly found Scott holding a dry cleaning bag over the child's head. Scott told police the two were playing a game with the bag, and Scott wanted to see if the boy could get the bag off his head by himself. He pleaded guilty to child endangerment and will be sentenced July 24. The NFL suspended Scott three games for violating the league's conduct policy.
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