Delbert Cowsette
Delbert Cowsette

Player Profile

Second Year

Alma Mater:
Maryland '99

Delbert Cowsette is in his second season as an intern with the Terps.

Cowsette, a former Maryland standout at defensive tackle, spent the previous four seasons playing in the Arena Football League following a six-year stint in the National Football League.

Cowsette was a two-time All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection and the most valuable player of the defense for the 1999 season, a season where he also served as a team captain.

Following his illustrious Maryland career, Cowsette was selected by the Washington Redskins in the 2000 NFL Draft. After three seasons with the Redskins, Cowsette also spent time with the Chicago Bears, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New York Giants and Indianapolis Colts.

Cowsette worked at Maryland in 2007 as an assistant strength coach. Cowsette gained coaching experience in 2004, coaching the defensive linemen at Potomac High School in Sterling, Va.

An Ashburn, Va. native, Cowsette graduated from Maryland in 1999 with a Bachelor of Science degree in geography.