Gareon Conley is an American football cornerback for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He played college football at Ohio State, and was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
|Date of birth:||June 29, 1995|
|Place of birth:||Massillon, Ohio|
|High school:||Massillon Washington, (Massillon, Ohio)|
|NFL Draft:||2017 / Round: 1/ Pick: 24|
|Twitter:||Gareon Conley's Twitter profile|
About Gareon Conley
Cornerback who was taken with the 24th overall selection in the 2017 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders. He finished as a second team All-Big Ten selection during his redshirt junior year playing for the Ohio State Buckeyes.
He originally committed to play college football for the University of Michigan before switching to rival Ohio State. He finished as an honorable mention All-Big Ten selection following his redshirt sophomore year.
He led the Ohio State Buckeyes to a Fiesta Bowl win following the 2015 college football season. He then led them to another Fiesta Bowl appearance in 2016.
He was born and raised in Massillon, Ohio.
His playing style at Ohio State led many NFL scouts to compare his playing style to Aqib Talib.
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