Sterling Bailey 2019 Headshot

Sterling Bailey



Experience: 1 year

Height: 6-3

Age: 26

Weight: 296 lbs

College: Georgia




Originally entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent with Indianapolis in 2016 and spent his rookie season on the Colts, Seahawks and Vikings practices squads. Signed with Tampa Bay on 5/31/17 and spent the season on the Buccaneers practice squad. Signed with the Panthers on 8/7/18 and was released on 9/2/18. Signed with the Cardinals on 7/20/19.


Played in 42 games (19 starts) at Georgia (2011-15), totaling 108 tackles, seven passes defensed and 2.5 sacks … started 10 of 13 games as a senior, finishing the year with 46 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and one sack while earning the Coaches’ Leadership Award … tallied 27 tackles in 2014, playing in 13 games (one start) … as a sophomore in 2013, started nine of 12 game played, registering 34 tackles and a sack … after redshirting in 2011, saw action during three games as a redshirt freshman in 2012.


Attended East Hall (Gainesville, GA) High School where he was a four-star prospect by and the No. 6 prospect in the state … named to the SuperPrep All-America team and played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl … also played basketball and participated in track.