Kevin Brock (American football)

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Kevin Brock
Kevin Brock NFL TE.jpg
Brock at Buffalo Bills training camp in 2012
No. 83     Cincinnati Bengals
Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-04-09) April 9, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth: Hackensack, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 249 lb (113 kg)
Career information
College: Rutgers
Debuted in 2011 for the Buffalo Bills
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Receptions 5
Receiving yards 63
Receiving TDs 0
Stats at NFL.com

Kevin Brock (born April 9, 1986) is an American football tight end for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Rutgers.

He has also been a member of the New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders, Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs.

Professional career[edit]

Carolina Panthers[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2009 NFL Draft, Brock signed with the Carolina Panthers.[1] He was waived on August 2, 2009.

New York Jets[edit]

A day after being waived by Carolina, Brock was claimed by the New York Jets.[2] He was released on September 4.[3]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

Brock was signed to the Pittsburgh Steelers' practice squad on September 16, 2009. He was waived on November 2, 2009.

Chicago Bears[edit]

The Chicago Bears signed Brock to their practice squad on November 24, 2009. On January 4, 2010, he was re-signed to a future contract. He was waived on May 24, 2010.[4]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

Two days after being waived by Chicago, Brock was signed by the Dallas Cowboys.[5] When the Cowboys suffered injuries to three tight ends, John Phillips, Scott Sicko, and Brock, they needed to sign another tight end. To make room, they waived Brock. He cleared waivers and reverted to Injured Reserve. He reached an injury settlement with the Cowboys on August 25, 2010.

Oakland Raiders[edit]

Brock was signed to the Oakland Raiders' practice squad on September 6, 2010.

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Brock was signed to the Kansas City Chiefs' roster on September 16, 2013. He was waived on October 29, 2013.

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

Brock was signed to the Cincinnati Bengals' roster on December 31, 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Three Scarlet Knights Sign NFL Free Agent Contracts". Scarletknights.com. 2009-04-27. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  2. ^ "NY Jets claim Rutgers product Kevin Brock off waivers". NJ.com. 2009-08-03. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  3. ^ "NY Jets cut three players, including former Rutgers tight end Kevin Brock". NJ.com. 2009-09-04. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  4. ^ "Bears sign LB Brian Iwuh; release TE Kevin Brock". Daily Herald. 2010-05-24. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  5. ^ "Cowboys sign TE Kevin Brock". ESPN. 2010-05-26. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 

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