Player Bio

Dontari Poe
DT #92
Height:
6-3
Weight:
346
Age:
24
College:
Memphis
Hometown:
Memphis, Tennessee
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
33
SCK
5.0
FF
0
INT
--
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 122 99 23 9.5 0 9 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2014 KC 11 11 33 28 5 5.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 KC 15 15 51 43 8 4.5 -- 4 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2012 KC 16 16 38 28 10 0.0 -- 4 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 TEN L 10-26 6 5 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 @DEN L 17-24 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @MIA W 34-15 4 3 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 NE W 41-14 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 @SF L 17-22 3 2 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @SD W 23-20 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 STL W 34-7 4 4 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 NYJ W 24-10 4 4 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 @BUF W 17-13 4 3 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 SEA W 24-20 3 2 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
12 @OAK L 20-24 2 2 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

DONTARI POE

How acquired:

Signed with Kansas City (7/26/12) ... Originally entered the NFL as the Chiefs first-round draft pick (11th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft. 

NFL Career Highlights:

  • Third-year defensive tackle has started all 31 games he’s played in.
  • Earned the club’s Mack Lee Hill Award as the team’s top rookie or first-year player after recording 38 tackles (28 solo), including three for loss, three QB pressures and four passes defensed in 2012.
  • Originally joined Kansas City as the club’s first-round selection (11th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.
  • Earned his first trip to the Pro Bowl following the 2013 season after setting a career-high with 4.5 sacks..
  • Was named second-team All-Pro by the Associated Press following the 2013 season.

College:

Became the third first-round draft selection in Memphis football history … Saw action in 35 games (30 starts) in three seasons with the Tigers, ... Started all 12 games as a junior in 2011 … Named to The NFL Draft Report’s All-America Dream Team as the scouting information service rated him as the best down lineman eligible for the 2012 NFL Draft … Named a second-team All-Conference USA choice and was named the Tigers’ Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year ... Started all 12 games at left defensive tackle as a sophomore in 2010, … Earned All-Conference USA honorable mention accolades ... Appeared in 11 games (six starts) as a true freshman in 2009 … Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team ... Majored in Child and Family Studies at Memphis.

Personal:

  • Attended Wooddale High School in Memphis, Tenn., where he was a two-star prospect who ranked 19th on the Rivals.com Tennessee Top 20 List.
  • Added all-state honors from Tennessee Football Magazine and was an All-Shelby County and Class 5A All-Region VIII selection for the Cardinals in 2007, posting 63 tackles with 8.0 sacks during his junior campaign.
  • Selected to participate in the first-ever Toyota East vs. West Tennessee All-Star Classic in 2007.
  • Named to the 2007 MIAA 4A-5A Best of the Preps Team by the Commercial Appeal.
  • Named a Best of the Preps All-Metro selection in track as a junior after capturing the shot put title for Class 3-A at the state meet with a throw of 56-3.25.
  • Defended his title as a senior with a throw of 54-1.25 and also won the discus event in the state meet with a throw of 156-1 while claiming city, district and region track titles.

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DONTARI POE

How acquired:

Signed with Kansas City (7/26/12) ... Originally entered the NFL as the Chiefs first-round draft pick (11th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft. 

NFL Career Highlights:

  • Third-year defensive tackle has started all 31 games he’s played in.
  • Earned the club’s Mack Lee Hill Award as the team’s top rookie or first-year player after recording 38 tackles (28 solo), including three for loss, three QB pressures and four passes defensed in 2012.
  • Originally joined Kansas City as the club’s first-round selection (11th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.
  • Earned his first trip to the Pro Bowl following the 2013 season after setting a career-high with 4.5 sacks..
  • Was named second-team All-Pro by the Associated Press following the 2013 season.

College:

Became the third first-round draft selection in Memphis football history … Saw action in 35 games (30 starts) in three seasons with the Tigers, ... Started all 12 games as a junior in 2011 … Named to The NFL Draft Report’s All-America Dream Team as the scouting information service rated him as the best down lineman eligible for the 2012 NFL Draft … Named a second-team All-Conference USA choice and was named the Tigers’ Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year ... Started all 12 games at left defensive tackle as a sophomore in 2010, … Earned All-Conference USA honorable mention accolades ... Appeared in 11 games (six starts) as a true freshman in 2009 … Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team ... Majored in Child and Family Studies at Memphis.

Personal:

  • Attended Wooddale High School in Memphis, Tenn., where he was a two-star prospect who ranked 19th on the Rivals.com Tennessee Top 20 List.
  • Added all-state honors from Tennessee Football Magazine and was an All-Shelby County and Class 5A All-Region VIII selection for the Cardinals in 2007, posting 63 tackles with 8.0 sacks during his junior campaign.
  • Selected to participate in the first-ever Toyota East vs. West Tennessee All-Star Classic in 2007.
  • Named to the 2007 MIAA 4A-5A Best of the Preps Team by the Commercial Appeal.
  • Named a Best of the Preps All-Metro selection in track as a junior after capturing the shot put title for Class 3-A at the state meet with a throw of 56-3.25.
  • Defended his title as a senior with a throw of 54-1.25 and also won the discus event in the state meet with a throw of 156-1 while claiming city, district and region track titles.

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