Cameron Marshall (gridiron football)

Cameron Marshall (born October 14, 1991) is a Canadian football running back who is currently a member of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at Arizona State. Marshall has also spent time with the Miami Dolphins, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Seattle Seahawks, Jacksonville Jaguars and Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Cameron Marshall
No. 27 – Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1991-10-14) October 14, 1991 (age 28)
San Jose, California
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school:San Jose (CA) Valley Christian
College:Arizona State
Undrafted:2013
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
CFL status:International
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at CFL.ca

Early yearsEdit

Cameron Marshall was born to Greg and Tammie Marshall and has an older sister, Dahlys, and younger brother, Byron.[1] Marshall attended Valley Christian High School in San Jose, California where he graduated in 2009.[2]

College careerEdit

Marshall verbally committed to the Arizona State on January 27, 2009. Marshall played all four years with the Sun Devils, playing in 49 games over that span. Marshall scored 38 rushing touchdowns, amassed 2,700 rushing yards with an average of 4.7 yards per carry.[2]

Professional careerEdit

Miami DolphinsEdit

On April 27, 2013, after going undrafted, Marshall announced on Twitter he would sign with the Miami Dolphins.[3] On August 8, 2013, Marshall was waived due to a lingering hamstring injury from the month prior. The following day, August 9, he reverted to the Dolphins' injured reserve list.[4] On August 14, 2013, Marshall was released with an injury settlement by the Dolphins.[5] On November 26, 2013, Marshall was re-signed to the Dolphins' practice squad.[5] On December 31, 2013, Marshall was signed to a futures contract with the Dolphins.[6] On May 28, 2014, Marshall was waived from the roster to make room for Anthony Gaitor.[7] On August 11, 2014, Marshall was signed by the Dolphins before being released a week later on the 18th.[5]

Winnipeg Blue BombersEdit

On October 21, 2014, Marshall was signed by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League (CFL).[8] In two seasons Marshall played in 19 games for the Blue Bombers totaling 1,007 yards and 7 touchdowns on 175 touches.[9]

Seattle SeahawksEdit

On February 11, 2016, Marshall was signed by the Seattle Seahawks.[10] On May 4, 2016, the Seahawks waived Marshall.[11]

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

On August 23, 2016, Marshall was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars. On August 29, 2016, he was waived by the Jaguars.[12]

Saskatchewan RoughridersEdit

On February 16, 2017, Marshall was signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League (CFL). In his first season with the club Marshall carried the ball 101 times for 543 yards with two touchdowns. He also caught 30 passes for 280 yards and another two touchdowns. On May 10, 2018 the Riders announced they had released Marshall.[13] Marshall was re-signed by the Riders on August 14, 2018.[14] Marshall played only three games for the Riders in 2018, rushing 34 times for 220 yards. He was not re-signed by the team following the season and became a free agent on February 12, 2019.[15]

Hamilton Tiger-CatsEdit

On February 27, 2019 Marshall agreed to a contract with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL).[16]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Strength & Speed – Marshall Sports Performance and Fitness". FarmClubBaseball.com. Archived from the original on March 9, 2016. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Cameron Marshall – bio". Sun Devil Athletics. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  3. ^ "ASU, UA football players shut out of NFL draft". AZCentral.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  4. ^ "Dolphins waive RB Cameron Marshall". SBNation.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  5. ^ a b c "Cameron Marshall, DS #48 RB, Arizona State". NFLDraftScout.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  6. ^ "Miami Dolphins – Transactions". NFL.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  7. ^ "Dolphins waive Cameron Marshall, Sign Anthony Gaitor". SBNation.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  8. ^ "Bombers add pair of imports to lineup as season winds down". Winnipeg Sun. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  9. ^ "Cameron Marshall – 32 – Running Back". CFL.ca. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  10. ^ "Seahawks sign RB Cameron Marshall". SBNation.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  11. ^ Condotta, Bob (May 4, 2016). "Seahawks waive 5 players, including former starting center Drew Nowak and former Husky Josh Shirley". Seattle Times. Retrieved May 4, 2016.
  12. ^ Oehser, John (August 29, 2016). "CB Demetrius McCray among eight players waived". Jaguars.com. Archived from the original on August 9, 2017.
  13. ^ "Roughriders suspend Richardson, Steele – Article – TSN". TSN. 2018-05-20. Retrieved 2018-05-22.
  14. ^ "Running back Cameron Marshall returns to Riders – CFL.ca". CFL.ca. 2018-08-13. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  15. ^ "Official 2019 Free Agent Tracker". CFL.ca. Retrieved 2019-02-27.
  16. ^ "Ticats sign veteran RB Marshall". CFL.ca. 2019-02-26. Retrieved 2019-02-27.

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