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Paul McQuistan

Paul McQuistan (born April 30, 1983) is an American football offensive lineman who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Weber State.

McQuistan has also played for the Jacksonville Jaguars and Seattle Seahawks.


  • Early years 1
  • College career 2
  • Professional career 3
    • Oakland Raiders 3.1
    • Jacksonville Jaguars 3.2
    • Cleveland Browns 3.3
    • Seattle Seahawks 3.4
    • Second stint with Cleveland Browns 3.5
  • External links 4

Early years

McQuistan attended Lebanon High School in Lebanon, Oregon and was a student and a letterman in football. In football, he was named as a second team All-Valley League selection as an offensive lineman, and was an All-Valley League Honorable Mention selection as a defensive lineman.

College career

He played college football at Weber State University in Utah, and was selected in the third round (69th overall) by the Raiders in the 2006 NFL Draft. His twin brother, Pat McQuistan also played at Weber State and was selected in the seventh round (211 overall) by the Dallas Cowboys.

Professional career

Oakland Raiders

McQuistan was named the starting right guard for the Oakland Raiders prior to the 2006 NFL season. After starting the first six games, he was benched for the remaining 10 games. In 2007, McQuistan moved over to right tackle, playing all 16 games and started six of them. He only played one game in 2008 before suffering an injury and being placed on injured reserve, thus ending his season. McQuistan was released on November 9, 2009.

Jacksonville Jaguars

He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars on November 21, 2009. On September 5, 2010, he was released by the Jaguars.

Cleveland Browns

McQuistan signed with the Cleveland Browns on October 20, 2010. He was waived on November 13, 2010.

Seattle Seahawks

McQuistan signed with the Seattle Seahawks on January 28, 2011.

Second stint with Cleveland Browns

On March 24, 2014, signed a two-year deal with the Cleveland Browns after being released by the Seahawks. He was released on February 13th, 2015.

External links

  • Seattle Seahawks bio
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