PRO (0-0/0-0): Drafted by the Steelers with the team’s second sixth-round selection (215th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.COLLEGE CAREER NOTES
PRO (0-0/0-0): Drafted by the Steelers with the team’s second sixth-round selection (215th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.
COLLEGE: Started 19-of-24 games at Tennessee…finished with 72 tackles (41 solo) that included 1.5 sacks, 10 TFLs, six QB pressures, one fumble recovery, one forced fumble, two pass breakups and two blocked kicks…also attended Georgia Military College, starting 14-of-18 games…recorded 64 tackles (47 solo), five sacks for minus-19 yards, 16 TFLs and one forced fumble…majored in arts & sciences. 2013 (Tennessee): Received All-SEC third-team honors from The NFL Draft Report…shifted to left defensive tackle, starting all 12 games…posted 33 tackles (21 solo), assisting on a sack while making 4.5 TFLs…credited with four quarterback pressures…also recovered a fumble, deflected a pass and blocked one kick. 2012 (Tennessee): Started seven of the 12 games he appeared in, lining up at nose guard…finished ninth on the team with a career-high 39 tackles (20 solo) that included one sack, 5.5 TFLs, two quarterback pressures and one forced fumble…also blocked a kick and deflected a pass. 2011 (Georgia Military College): Received a four-star rating from Rivals.com, as that recruiting service regarded him as the best defensive tackle and sixth-best overall junior college player in the country…247Sports.com rated him the second-best recruit in the state of Georgia and the seventh-best defensive tackle in the country…started all 10 games at nose guard, producing 37 tackles (27 solo) with two sacks for minus-4 yards and nine TFLs, while leading a Bulldog defense that held opponents to just 261 total yards per game, which ranked 14th in the nation. 2010 (Georgia Military College): Enrolled at Georgia Military College, playing football for head coach Bert Williams…started four of the eight games he played in, delivering 27 tackles (20 solo) with three sacks for minus-15 yards among his seven TFLs…also caused one fumble.
PERSONAL: Attended Southeast Raleigh High School (Garner, N.C.), playing football for head coach Daniel Finn…the three-time all-conference selection helped lead the team to a 10-3 record as a senior in 2009...also earned second team all-state honors in his final prep season after recording 29 tackles and five sacks...posted a strong junior campaign in 2008 with 55 tackles and four sacks…son of Donnie McCullers…Full name: Daniel Ray McCullers-Sanders.
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