R.W. McQuarters is a former NFL cornerback who played from 1998 to 2008.
McQuarters was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the first round (28th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft out of Oklahoma State. In his two years in San Francisco, he was mostly used as a kick returner and punt returner, returning 43 kicks and 65 punts for the 49ers.
For the rest of his career, with the Chicago Bears (2000-2004), Detroit Lions (2005) and New York Giants (2006-2008), he was used more as a cornerback, and amassed a total of 371 tackles, 3.0 sacks, 14 interceptions, three forced fumbles and three touchdowns.
McQuarters’ most famous moments as a player came in the 2007 playoffs, when he was a member of the future Super Bowl champion New York Giants. In their Wild Card game, the Giants were clinging on to a 24-14 lead over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with 2:00 left. In the play right after the two-minute warning, McQuarters intercepted Tampa Bay quarterback Jeff Garcia to end the game. At first, McQua...