Al Woods (American football)
Woods with the Steelers in 2012
|No. 72 – Seattle Seahawks|
|Born:||March 25, 1987|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||330 lb (150 kg)|
|High school:||Elton (Elton, Louisiana)|
|NFL Draft:||2010 / Round: 4 / Pick: 123|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2018|
Al Joseph Woods (born March 25, 1987) is an American football defensive tackle for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at LSU. Woods has also been a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans, and Indianapolis Colts.
New Orleans Saints
On September 7, 2010, Woods was signed to the Pittsburgh Steelers' practice squad.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Pittsburgh Steelers (second stint)
The Pittsburgh Steelers claimed him off of waivers on November 9, 2011. Woods played in three games during the 2012 season.
On March 8, 2017, Woods was released by the Titans.
In 2018, Woods played in 14 games with eight games recording 24 tackles. He was placed on injured reserve on December 18, 2018.
Seattle Seahawks (second stint)
On May 10, 2019, Woods signed a one-year contract with the Seahawks.
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