|Born:||November 6, 1994|
Brooklyn, New York
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||326 lb (148 kg)|
|High school:||Sheepshead Bay|
(Brooklyn, New York)
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 5, 2021|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Rashaad Coward (born November 6, 1994) is an American football offensive guard who is a free agent. He played college football as a defensive end at Old Dominion. He has played for the Chicago Bears and Pittsburgh Steelers.
Coward signed with the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent on May 11, 2017. He was waived on September 2, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad the next day. He was promoted to the active roster on December 9, 2017, and made his regular-season debut in the Week 14 game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Although Coward was a defensive end during his rookie year, head coach Matt Nagy announced that Coward would be moved to offensive line for the 2018 season. He was an exclusive-rights free agent (ERFA) after the year, but returned to the Bears after being tendered a contract.
In 2019, Coward started ten games at right guard after Kyle Long suffered a season-ending injury. He became an ERFA for the second time at season's end before re-signing on April 17, 2020.
Coward signed a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on March 30, 2021. He was released on October 9, 2021.
On October 12, 2021, Coward signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars. On October 21, Coward was released by the Jaguars.