Signed by Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent, May 20, 2014…Played two years at Mississippi State after transferring from East Mississippi Community College…Played in 26 games with 23 starts…Finished two-year career with 73 tackles, 16 tackles for loss and six sacks…Also forced three fumbles…Started all 13 games as a senior, collecting 31 tackles and ranking second on team with 6.5 tackles for loss…Registered two sacks and eight quarterback hurries…Posted five tackles and one sack against Kentucky…Tied season-high with five tackles, including 1.5 stops for loss, at Arkansas…Recorded a sack against Rice in the Liberty Bowl…Played in 13 games with 10 starts as a junior…Tallied 42 tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss, four sacks, two forced fumbles and one INT…Finished with 1.5 tackles for loss and one sack at Kentucky…Notched a career-high five tackles at Alabama…Tied a career-best with five tackles, two tackles for loss, one sack and one forced fumble at LSU…Notched a sack vs. Mississippi…Recorded first-career INT against Northwestern in the Gator Bowl, returning the pick 27 yards…In two years at East Mississippi Community College, recorded 141 tackles, 16.5 sacks and 24 tackles for loss…Helped lead Lions to a 12-0 record, state championship and NJCAA title…Named 2011 first-team NJCAA Football All-American…Rated No. 1 prospect on the Jackson Clarion-Ledger’s JUCO top-25 Most Wanted Prospect List…Posted 81 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, 11 sacks and 41 quarterback hurries as a sophomore…Also credited with four passes defensed and two forced fumbles…Named Defensive Line MVP of the MACJC North Division…Attended Albemarle (N.C.) High School…Played defensive end and right tackle…Led team to a 12-2 record and a 7-0 mark in league play…Averaged 10.1 tackles per game on defense…Finished senior season with 142 tackles and nine sacks…Also forced five fumbles and recovered four fumbles…Named the All-SNAP Defensive Player of the Year and the Rocky River Conference Player of the Year…Played in the NCCA East-West All-Star game…First name is pronounced duh-KNEE-co.
Oakland Raiders Owner Mark Davis spoke with reporters after General Manager Reggie McKenzie introduced Tony Sparano as the new Interim Head Coach.
QB Derek Carr spoke to the media in the locker room after the Raiders loss to the Dolphins and discussed the injury that knocked him out of the game.
Manchester, England native Menelik Watson spoke to the media after playing American professional football in his home country for the first time.