Role American football guard
Height 1.93 m
|Roster status: Active|
Weight 142 kg
Name A. Cann
|Date of birth: (1991-10-03) October 3, 1991 (age 24)|
Place of birth: Bamberg, South Carolina
NFL draft: 2015 / Round: 3 / Pick: 67
College South Carolina Gamecocks football
Current team Jacksonville Jaguars (#60 / Guard)
Parents Isiah Cann, Catherine Odom
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High school: Bamberg-Ehrhardt (SC)
Aaron Cann (born October 3, 1991) is an American football guard for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at South Carolina.
Cann attended Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School in Bamberg, South Carolina, where he played football and competed in track. He committed to play college football at the University of South Carolina in June 2009.
Cann's mother died of throat cancer on October 7, 2007.
Cann was redshirted as a freshman in 2010. In 2011, he became a starter at left guard. In 2013, he was named a permanent team captain. Cann had started 38 of 39 games entering his senior season. As a senior in 2014, he started all 13 games and was named an All-American.
Cann was a four-year starter, starting in 51 games, the second-most in school history to T. J. Johnson (American football) who started 53 games.
Cann was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the third round, 67th overall, in the 2015 NFL Draft.
During his rookie season in 2015, Cann started 13 games at right guard while playing a total of 14 games.
In 2016, Cann saw a full-time role on the offensive line, starting all 16 games at right guard for the Jaguars.