|No. -- Free agent|
|Position:||Linebacker, Special teamer|
|Date of birth:||November 21, 1986|
|Place of birth:||Irving, Texas|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||246 lb (112 kg)|
|High school:||Plano (TX) West|
Career NFL statistics
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|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
Kyle Louis Bosworth (born November 21, 1986) is an American football linebacker and special teamer who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2010.
Bosworth played linebacker at Plano West Senior High School in Texas. He was lettered in football as a linebacker for his High School coach Mike Hughes at Plano West Senior High School in Plano, Texas. He was a First-team All-County selection in 2004. He also was a Honorable mention All-State in 2003 and 2004. He played college football at UCLA.
Bosworth attended Plano West Senior High School in Texas. In 2004, He was named Co-Defensive Player of the Year following the season. He was picked to play in the 2005 Coca-Cola Bowl. He finished High school with 231 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, three interceptions, six fumble recoveries and one sack. He was an First-team All-District in the 2004 and 2003 seasons in high school. He was a Co-Defensive Player of the Year in 2004.
In his senior year, He finished the year with 77 tackles and 1.5 sacks. On September 5, 2009, He recorded 4 tackles against San Diego State while UCLA went on to win the game 33–14. On September 12, 2009, He recorded 10 tackles against Tennessee helping UCLA win that the game 19-15. On September 19, 2009, He recorded 4 tackles against Kansas State as UCLA wins the game 23-9. On October 3, 2009, He recorded 8 Tackles against Stanford as UCLA loss 24-16. He was Defensive Co-winner of UCLA's Jerry Long "Heart" Award following the conclusion of the season.
2010 NFL Combine
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 1 in||236 lb||32 in||9 1/4 in||4.11 s||6.67 s|
|All values from the NFL Combine |
New York Giants
The Dallas Cowboys replaced defensive lineman Sean Lissemore on their 53-man roster by claiming Bosworth off waivers, in order to help improve their special teams. The Cowboys waived him on December 17, 2013. He finished tied for second on the team with 12 special teams tackles after playing in 14 games.
He resides in Plano, Texas. He attended Plano West Senior High School in Plano, Texas. His twin brother, Korey, was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Denver Broncos, but was waived. He later signed with the Detroit Lions. He is also the nephew of former NFL linebacker, Brian Bosworth. He married The Real Housewives of Orange County star Kara Keough February 8th, 2014.
- "UCLA Bruins Profile". uclabruins.com.
- "(14) UCLA 45, Stanford 17 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "(18) Tennessee 24, UCLA 27 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "San Diego State 14, UCLA 33 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "UCLA 19, Tennessee 15 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "Kansas State 9, UCLA 23 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "UCLA 16, Stanford 24 Box score". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- Kyle Bosworth NFL Combine profile
- "Jaguars place Rashean Mathis, Eben Britton, Kyle Bosworth on injured reserve". http://jacksonville.com. Retrieved 2 September 2012.
- "Bosworth likely to start for Smith". http://jacksonville.com. Retrieved 7 September 2012.
- "Giants sign vetera[n LB Kyle Bosworth and rookie free-agent TE Chase Clement". nj.com. Retrieved May 29, 2013.
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