Darell Scott is a defensive tackle for the St. Louis Rams, who selected him with the 103rd overall pick in the 4th round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Scott played four seasons of college football for the Clemson Tigers. Scott is 6-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs 320 pounds. During his college career, Clemson inaccurately reported his first name as "Dorell", but Scott clarified the spelling of his first name upon entering the NFL.
Prep Career
Scott played high school football at Ridge View High School in Columbia, SC. He had 242 total tackles and 7.0 sacks in his career. Scout.com ranked Scott as the No. 32 defensive tackle recruit in the class of 2005. He nearly committed early to South Carolina, before deciding to wait until after his senior season to make a choice.
College Career
Scott redshirted the 2004 season and played nine games as a reserve in 2005. He was a regular starter in his final three seasons at Clemson, helping the Tigers reach a bowl game each time. Scott finished his Clemson career with 161 total tackles and 9.0 sacks.
NFL Career
Scott was selected in the fourth round (103rd overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams. Upon being drafted, Scott clarified the spelling of his first name, which had been misreported as "Dorell" during his college career. Before the 2009 season, Scott signed a four-year/$2.27M contract with St. Louis.