Damontae Kazee

Damontae Kazee (born June 5, 1993) is an American football safety for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL).wikipedia
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2016 San Diego State Aztecs football team

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On March 23, 2017, Kazee attended San Diego State's Pro Day, but opted to stand on his combine numbers and performed positional drills, the short shuttle, and three-cone drills for scouts and team representatives from 29 NFL teams that attended, including Los Angeles Chargers' defensive coordinator Gus Bradley.

San Diego State Aztecs football

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He played college football at San Diego State.

2017 Senior Bowl

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On November 14, 2016, it was announced that Kazee accepted his invitation to appear in the 2017 Senior Bowl.

2017 Atlanta Falcons season

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He made his professional regular season debut in the Atlanta Falcons' season-opener at the Chicago Bears and made two solo tackles and forced a fumble in their 23–17 victory.

List of National Football League annual interceptions leaders

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The most recent players to lead the league in interceptions are Kyle Fuller, Xavien Howard, and Damontae Kazee with 7 in 2018.

2017 Buffalo Bills season

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He finished the Falcons' 23–17 loss to the Buffalo Bills with a season-high nine combined tackles and a forced fumble.
The Bills acquired an additional third-round selection (91st overall), later revealed to be John Johnson—who was traded, along with their original second-round selection (44th overall), later revealed to be Gerald Everett, to the Los Angeles Rams in order to trade up and select Zay Jones 37th overall—an additional fifth-round selection (149th overall), later revealed to be Damontae Kazee—who was traded to the Atlanta Falcons along with the Bills third round pick and another fifth rounder for the Falcons second-round selection (63rd overall), later revealed to be Dion Dawkins.

Kyle Fuller

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Kazee ended the 2018 season third on the team with 82 combined tackles, and tied for the league lead with seven interceptions with Kyle Fuller and Xavien Howard.
Fuller finished the season with 55 tackles, 21 passes defended, and shared a league-leading seven interceptions with Xavien Howard and Damontae Kazee.

Xavien Howard

Kazee ended the 2018 season third on the team with 82 combined tackles, and tied for the league lead with seven interceptions with Kyle Fuller and Xavien Howard.
Howard ended the 2018 season leading the league interceptions with Chicago Bears corner Kyle Fuller and Atlanta Falcons safety Damontae Kazee with seven.

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Damontae Kazee (born June 5, 1993) is an American football safety for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL).

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Damontae Kazee (born June 5, 1993) is an American football safety for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL).

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Damontae Kazee (born June 5, 1993) is an American football safety for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). The Atlanta Falcons selected Kazee in the fifth round (149th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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Damontae Kazee (born June 5, 1993) is an American football safety for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL).

2017 Cleveland Browns season

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On January 28, 2017, Kazee appeared in the Senior Bowl and helped Cleveland Browns' head coach Hue Jackson's South team defeat the North 16–15.

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On January 28, 2017, Kazee appeared in the Senior Bowl and helped Cleveland Browns' head coach Hue Jackson's South team defeat the North 16–15.

NFL Scouting Combine

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He was one of 35 collegiate cornerbacks to receive an invitation to the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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He was one of 35 collegiate cornerbacks to receive an invitation to the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Three-cone drill

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He performed the majority of combine drills, but opted to skip the short shuttle and three-cone drill.

2017 Los Angeles Chargers season

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On March 23, 2017, Kazee attended San Diego State's Pro Day, but opted to stand on his combine numbers and performed positional drills, the short shuttle, and three-cone drills for scouts and team representatives from 29 NFL teams that attended, including Los Angeles Chargers' defensive coordinator Gus Bradley.

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On March 23, 2017, Kazee attended San Diego State's Pro Day, but opted to stand on his combine numbers and performed positional drills, the short shuttle, and three-cone drills for scouts and team representatives from 29 NFL teams that attended, including Los Angeles Chargers' defensive coordinator Gus Bradley.

2017 NFL Draft

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The Atlanta Falcons selected Kazee in the fifth round (149th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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On May 9, 2017, the Atlanta Falcons signed Kazee to a four-year, $2.68 million contract with a signing bonus of $288,922.

Contract

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On May 9, 2017, the Atlanta Falcons signed Kazee to a four-year, $2.68 million contract with a signing bonus of $288,922.

Signing bonus

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On May 9, 2017, the Atlanta Falcons signed Kazee to a four-year, $2.68 million contract with a signing bonus of $288,922.

Brian Poole (American football)

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Kazee entered training camp competing against Brian Poole for the starting nickel back role.