Claude James Wroten
(born September 16, 1983) is an American football defensive tackle
for the Toronto Argonauts
of the Canadian Football League
. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams
in the third round of the 2006 NFL Draft
. He played college football
at Louisiana State
Wroten's NFL rights are still held by the Rams. He was suspended by the NFL after repeated violations of the league's substance abuse policy. He was waived by the Rams on March 3, 2010.
Wroten attended Bastrop High School in Bastrop, Louisiana.
Lettered twice at Mississippi Delta Community College, making 53 tackles, 15 sacks, three forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries in 2003 before transferring to LSU.
Wroten was First-team All-SEC by College Football News
and Second-Team All-SEC by the Associated Press
and the SEC Coaches. He played 12 games with nine starts. He recorded 44 tackles, 12 tackles for losses and 6 sacks. He had 3 tackles and 1 sack for an 8-yard loss against Iowa in the Capital One Bowl
. As a senior in 2005 he was named First-Team All-America by College Football News
and Second-Team All-America by the Sporting News
and named First-Team All-SEC by both the... Read More