|Intro||American football player|
|Is||American football player Football player Athlete Canadian football player|
|From||United States of America|
|Birth||10 December 1990, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA|
Terrell Sinkfield, Jr. (born December 10, 1990) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Northern Iowa. In his career Sinkfield has been a member of six NFL teams, three CFL teams, and one AAF team.
Sinkfield was not invited to the NFL Combine, but garnered much attention with an impressive performance at Minnesota's Pro Day, after posting an unofficial time of 4.19 seconds in his second attempt in the 40-yard dash.
|Height||Weight||40-yard dash||10-yard split||20-yard split||20-yard shuttle||Three-cone drill||Vertical jump||Broad jump||Bench press|
|6 ft 0 in
|4.19 s||1.52 s||2.38 s||4.18 s||6.94 s||42.5 in
|11 ft 5 in
|All values from Minnesota's Pro Day|
Went undrafted in the 2013 NFL Draft but was signed as a free agent by the Miami Dolphins.
On April 27, 2013, he signed with the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent following the 2013 NFL Draft. On May 28, 2013, he was waived by the Dolphins.
Green Bay Packers
On June 11, 2013, the Packers signed him. On July 19, 2013, he was released by the Packers.
On August 3, 2013, Sinkfield was signed by the Buffalo Bills. On August 18, 2013, he was released by the Bills.
New York Giants
On August 21, 2013, Sinkfield was signed by the New York Giants. On August 25, 2013, he was cut by the Giants.
On March 13, 2014, Sinkfield signed with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League. He was released by the Argonauts on August 26, 2014 in a criticized transaction. Sinkfield was coming off his best game in which he caught 4 passes for 44 yards and a touchdown. He also had 109 return yards in the game. He was released by the Toronto Argonauts on August 26, 2014
On September 4, 2014, Sinkfield signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) . His first game was against the Saskatchewan Roughriders in which he scored a 58-yard punt return touchdown. Teamed with fellow speedster Brandon Banks, Sinkfield helped lead the TiCats to the Grey Cup game, with his speed and elusiveness. He caught 10 passes for 120 yards and had 613 return yards and a touchdown in just 7 games in Hamilton, over 100 all purpose yards per game. In the Grey Cup, Sinkfield caught 4 of 6 targets for 28 yards, and finished the game with 23 return yards.
On January 23, 2016, Sinkfield signed a futures contract with the Minnesota Vikings. On August 30, 2016, Sinkfield was cut by the Vikings.
On September 19, 2016, Terrell signed with the BC Lions. Sinkfield appeared in seven games for the Lions in 2016, catching 16 passes for 297 yards with 3 touchdowns.
Minnesota Vikings (II)
On March 30, 2017, Sinkfield re-signed with the Vikings. He was waived on September 2, 2017.
New York Jets
On September 4, 2017, Sinkfield was signed to the New York Jets' practice squad. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Jets on January 1, 2018. On August 31, 2018, Sinkfield was waived by the Jets.
On September 3, 2018, Sinkfield was signed to the Oakland Raiders' practice squad. He was released on September 11, 2018.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (II)
Sinkfield returned to the CFL on October 10, 2018, signing with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Sinkfield played in the final 2 regular season games, playing on offense in the first, where he caught 6 passes for 55 yards, and on special teams in the second, where he returned 6 kickoffs for 141 yards and 6 punts for 65 yards. Sinkfield was inactive for both playoff games that Hamilton played in; when head coach June Jones was asked about Sinkfield's benching in favor of newcomer Bralon Addison, Jones jokingly replied about Addison, "He's better."
After becoming a free agent on February 12, 2019, he signed with the Orlando Apollos of the Alliance of American Football on February 19, 2019. He was waived on March 4, 2019.
New York Giants (second stint)
On August 14, 2019, Sinkfield was signed by the New York Giants. He was released as the Giants cut their roster to meet the 53 man deadline on August 31, 2019.