Curome Cox

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Curome Cox
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Personal information
Born: (1981-02-28) February 28, 1981 (age 39)
New York, NY
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:204 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school:Gonzaga College
(Washington, D.C.)
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • Honorable mention All-ACC (2003)
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Curome Cox (born February 28, 1981 in New York City) is a former American football safety. He was signed by the Atlanta Falcons as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at Maryland.

Cox has also been a member of the Denver Broncos, Houston Texans and New Orleans Saints.

Early years[edit]

Curome attended Gonzaga College High School in Washington D.C. before moving onto the Maryland Terrapins.

Professional career[edit]

Denver Broncos[edit]

Cox made an interception against the San Diego Chargers in the final regular season game. Due to injuries, Curome Cox has been thrust into the spotlight as a starting safety on the vaunted Broncos defense, next to John Lynch. On November 6, 2007 the Broncos released him.

Houston Texans[edit]

He signed with the Houston Texans on November 13. The Texans released him on June 13, 2008.

New Orleans Saints[edit]

On July 30, 2008, Cox was signed by the New Orleans Saints.

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