| Urbandale, Iowa|
July 30, 2014
| (1989-11-03) November 3, 1989 (age 26)|
West Des Moines (IA) Valley
American football defensive end
Iowa State Cyclones football
76 (Washington Redskins / Defensive end)
Jake McDonough Wikipedia
Jake McDonough (born November 3, 1989) is an American football defensive end who is currently a free agent. He signed as an undrafted free agent by the New York Jets in 2013. He played college football at Iowa State University.
He was also a member of the Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets, and Washington Redskins.
He attended Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa. He was selected to the 2006 second-team Des Moines Register Class 4A all-state as a defensive lineman. He was selected to the 2007 second-team 4A all-state at the defensive lineman position and also was selected to the 2007 first-team all-state by Iowa Newspaper Association. He was selected to the 2007 first-team all-conference team.
He played college football at Iowa State as a defensive lineman. Prior to his Senior season, He was selected Phil Steele’s College Football Preview 2012 second-team All-Big 12 team. While at Iowa State, He finished with a total of 89 Tackles, 5 Sacks, 3 Forced fumbles and one Forced fumble.
On April 27, 2013, He signed with the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent. On July 25, 2013, the Jets waived McDonough with an injury settlement.
On October 30, 2013, McDonough was assigned to the Portland Thunder of the Arena Football League.
In December 2013, the Thunder placed McDonough on the other league exempt list when he was signed to the Indianapolis Colts practice squad.
He was waived by the Colts on February 18, 2014.
The Washington Redskins signed McDonough on July 30, 2014. He was waived on August 24.