|Born:||September 24, 1994|
Red Bank, New Jersey
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||252 lb (114 kg)|
|High school:||Red Bank Regional|
(Little Silver, New Jersey)
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
High school careerEdit
Sickels played all four years at Red Bank Regional High School, but didn't see significant playing time until his junior year playing mostly special teams his first two years. He recorded 194 tackles, 25 sacks, nine forced fumbles and eight blocked kicks in his career. Selected to play in the 2013 U.S. Army All-American game, where he roomed with future Nittany Lion teammate Brendan Mahon. Rated a four-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com and was the Rivals.com No. 3 overall prep player in New Jersey.
Sickels also played lacrosse during high school as well.
Sickles arrived at Penn State in 2013 but redshirted his true freshman season. Sickles racked up over 90 tackles, 29 of which were tackles for loss or no gain. Sickles best performance was on October 22, 2016, when he had 9 tackles including 2.5 sacks vs Ohio State. After his junior season he was named to Phil Steele's and the Athlon Sports All-Big Ten third team, Selected All-Big Ten second team by the conference coaches and All-Big Ten third team by the media panel. Named Most Valuable Defensive Player at the annual Nittany Lion Football Banquet.
College career statisticsEdit
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yard dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert jump||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 3 in
|32 1⁄8 in
|9 1⁄2 in
|4.90 s||1.72 s||2.84 s||4.41 s||7.21 s||28.0 in
|8 ft 8 in
|All values from NFL Combine|
After going undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft, Sickels signed with the Indianapolis Colts on May 3, 2017. He was waived on September 2, 2017 and was signed to the Colts' practice squad the next day. He was released on September 12, 2017.
Los Angeles RamsEdit
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- "Sickles declaring for NFL Draft". Penn State. January 4, 2017. Retrieved May 2, 2017.
- "Garrett Sickles NFL Draft Combine Bio". NFL.com. March 5, 2017. Retrieved May 2, 2017.
- "Garrett Sickels". nfldraftscout.com. Retrieved February 22, 2018.
- "Former PSU DE Garrett Sickles NFL Combine". March 5, 2017. Archived from the original on March 6, 2017. Retrieved May 2, 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
- Bowen, Kevin (May 4, 2017). "Who Are The Colts 18 Undrafted Free Agents In 2017?". Colts.com. Retrieved September 9, 2017.
- Walker, Andrew (September 2, 2017). "Colts Announce Final 2017 Roster Cuts". Colts.com.
- Walker, Andrew (September 3, 2017). "Colts Add Seven To Initial 2017 Practice Squad". Colts.com.
- "Roster Moves: Colts Sign Matt Jones Back To Practice Squad". Colts.com. September 12, 2017.
- "Browns sign DL Garrett Sickels to practice squad". ClevelandBrowns.com. September 25, 2017.
- "Browns place LB Dominique Alexander on IR, elevate LB Deon King". ClevelandBrowns.com. October 3, 2017.
- "Rams Sign LB Garrett Sickels To Practice Squad". October 12, 2017.
- Williams, Charean (December 27, 2017). "Rams place Marqui Christian on IR". ProFootballTalk.NBCSports.com.
- Simmons, Myles (August 4, 2018). "Rams Waive OLB Garrett Sickels". TheRams.com.