Former American football safety.

Drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars 25th overall in the 1998 NFL Draft, and played for nine seasons with the team.

He was named to the All-Rookie team and led Jaguar defensive backs with 108 tackles in 14 games.

He played for the Miami Dolphins.

In 1999, he switched to strong safety and continued to sharpen his skills as a defensive force.

In 2004, Darius led the secondary in tackles for a seventh straight season and posted career highs in forced fumbles and interceptions.Prior to his release, he had been with the Jaguars longer than any other active player along with running back Fred Taylor.