Barkevious Levon Mingo is an American football outside linebacker who is a free agent.
38 Facts About Barkevious Mingo
Barkevious Mingo played college football at Louisiana State and was drafted by the Cleveland Browns sixth overall in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Barkevious Mingo won Super Bowl LI with the New England Patriots.
Barkevious Mingo attended West Monroe High School in West Monroe, Louisiana, where he was a letterman in football and track.
Barkevious Mingo played football for the West Monroe Rebels team under head coach Don Shows.
Barkevious Mingo added four forced fumbles and recovered seven fumbles.
Barkevious Mingo played in the 2009 US Army All-American Bowl.
Barkevious Mingo was rated as the No 6 strong side linebacker by Scout.
Barkevious Mingo was a member of the Rivals 250 and Scout 300.
Barkevious Mingo was rated as the No 5 best athlete among linebackers by Rivals.
Barkevious Mingo was rated as the No 3 player in the state of Louisiana by SuperPrep and the No 8 by Rivals.
Barkevious Mingo attended Louisiana State University, and played for coach Les Miles's LSU Tigers football team from 2009 to 2012.
On January 7,2013, Barkevious Mingo announced he would forgo his senior season and enter the 2013 NFL Draft.
Barkevious Mingo was one of 10 LSU Tiger underclassmen to declare for the draft that year.
Barkevious Mingo was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the first round with the sixth overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Barkevious Mingo was the third defensive end to be selected in the draft, after Dion Jordan and Ezekiel Ansah.
Barkevious Mingo was immediately moved to outside linebacker by defensive coordinator Ray Horton and competed against Jabaal Sheard for a starting role throughout training camp.
Barkevious Mingo was hospitalized and missed the last two games of the preseason.
Barkevious Mingo made his first career sack on Ravens' quarterback Joe Flacco for a nine-yard loss during the first quarter.
On September 29,2013, Barkevious Mingo earned his first career start in place of Jabaal Sheard who was inactive due to a knee injury.
Barkevious Mingo finished his rookie season in 2013 with 42 combined tackles, a career-high five sacks, and four pass deflections in 15 games and three starts.
Barkevious Mingo entered training camp as a backup outside linebacker in his first season under defensive coordinator Jim O'Neil.
Barkevious Mingo was inactive for the Browns' Week 2 victory against the New Orleans Saints due to a shoulder injury.
Barkevious Mingo finished the season with 42 combined tackles, three pass deflections, and two sacks in 15 games and 11 starts.
Barkevious Mingo entered training camp slated as the starting strongside linebacker after Jabaal Sheard departed during free agency.
Barkevious Mingo was demoted to being a backup outside linebacker after Armonty Bryant was given his starting role.
Barkevious Mingo finished the 2015 NFL season with 24 combined tackles, four pass deflections, and one interception in 16 games and two starts.
Barkevious Mingo was listed behind Jamie Collins, Jonathan Freeny, and Shea McClellin.
Barkevious Mingo was limited to 11 combined tackles in his only season with the Patriots, but appeared in all 16 games with zero starts.
Barkevious Mingo appeared exclusively on special teams during the game and recorded both his tackles while covering punt returns.
Barkevious Mingo reunited with teammate Jabaal Sheard for the third time.
Barkevious Mingo competed against John Simon and Jabaal Sheard to be the starting strongside linebacker.
Barkevious Mingo finished his lone season with the Indianapolis Colts with 47 combined tackles, two pass deflections, and two sacks in 16 games and six starts.
Barkevious Mingo finished the season with a career-high 48 combined tackles, two forced fumbles, a pass deflection, and one sack in 16 games and 14 starts.
On March 25,2021, Barkevious Mingo signed a one-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons.
Barkevious Mingo is the son of Hugh Barkevious Mingo and Barbara Johnson.
Barkevious Mingo was later released the following day on $25,000 bond.