Ian Maurice Gold
(born August 23
in ) is a former American football linebacker
of the National Football League
. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos
in the second round of the 2000 NFL Draft
. He played college football
A Pro Bowl selection for the Broncos in 2001, Gold played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2004 between stints in Denver. He was let go following the 2007 season by the Denver Broncos.
While attending Belleville High School
in Belleville, Michigan
, Gold starred in football, basketball, and track & field.
First stint with Broncos
Ian Gold is a linebacker for the Denver Broncos. After playing for the Broncos in 2004, Gold became a free agent
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
In 2004, Gold left to join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
. After the season, he again became a free agent.
Second stint with Broncos
On the market again in 2005, Gold re-joined the Broncos and went to the AFC Championship that same year.
On February 29, 2008 the Broncos released him after three seasons.