Clayton Geathers was born in Georgetown, South Carolina. He attended Carvers Bay High School where he excelled as a defensive back and running back. After high school, he left Georgetown and went on to play college football at the University of Central Florida in Orlando where he was voted team captain by teammates. He finished his college career with 383 tackles, good for 3rd most in UCF history, was named all-conference as a senior, and was invited to play in the prestigious Senior Bowl. Following the Senior Bowl, he was selected in the 4th round of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Indianapolis Colts. Now entering his 5th year in the league, Clayton looks to return to the field to contribute in a big way to the Colts this upcoming season. Clayton spends his off seasons in Florida with his wife Whitney and their daughter Carsyn.