Khalil Delshon Mack is an American football outside linebacker for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He played college football at the University at Buffalo, and was drafted by the Oakland Raiders with the fifth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Mack holds the all-time NCAA record for forced fumbles and is also tied for career tackles for loss in the NCAA. In 2015, he became the first player in NFL history to be selected first-team All-Pro at two different positions, defensive end and linebacker, in the same season. In 2018, Mack was traded to the Bears for two first-round draft picks and signed a six-year, US$141 million extension, becoming the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history at the time. He is widely recognized as one of the most dominant defensive players currently playing in the NFL.
|Date of birth:||February 22, 1991|
|Place of birth:||Fort Pierce, Florida|
|High school:||Fort Pierce Westwood, (Fort Pierce, Florida)|
|NFL Draft:||2014 / Round: 1/ Pick: 5|
|Twitter:||Khalil Mack's Twitter profile|
About Khalil Mack
Outside linebacker who was selected fifth overall by the Oakland Raiders in the 2014 NFL Draft out of the University of Buffalo. In 2018, he was traded to the Chicago Bears. He was named AP Defensive Player of the Year in 2016.
He played high school football at Fort Pierce Westwood High School, but received his only scholarship offer from Buffalo.
He set an NCAA record by forcing 16 fumbles in his college career. He was a first-team All-American in 2013 and a first-team All-MAC selection in 2011, 2012, and 2013.
He was born and raised in Fort Pierce, Florida. He has a brother named LeDarius who accepted a scholarship offer to play football at Buffalo in 2017.
He and Derek Carr, two key pieces of Oakland's resurgence in the mid-2010s, were both selected by the Raiders in the 2014 NFL Draft.
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