Shaun Prater

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Shaun Prater
Shaun Prater Bengals 2012.jpg
Prater in 2012
No. 27     Minnesota Vikings
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-10-27) October 27, 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth: Omaha, Nebraska
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Omaha (NE) Central
College: Iowa
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 5 / Pick: 156
Debuted in 2013 for the Philadelphia Eagles
Career history
*Offseason or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles 9
Sacks 0
Interceptions 1
Stats at

Shaun Prater (born October 27, 1989) is an American football cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for Iowa, he was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He spent part of the 2013 season with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Professional career[edit]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

Prater was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round (156th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.[1] He was placed on injured reserve on August 24, 2012.[2]

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

On September 1, 2013, the Philadelphia Eagles claimed Prater off waivers.[3] On October 21, the Philadelphia Eagles released Prater to make room for the signing of Emmanuel Acho.

Minnesota Vikings[edit]

On October 22, 2013, the Minnesota Vikings claimed Prater off waivers.[4]


  1. ^ Prater joins Cincinnati as fourth Hawkeye selected
  2. ^ Rapoport, Ian (August 4, 2012). "Shaun Prater injured, lost for entire Cincinnati Bengals season". Retrieved 2014-06-14. 
  3. ^ Wilkening, Mike (September 1, 2013). "Eagles claim cornerback Shaun Prater from Bengals". Retrieved 2014-06-14. 
  4. ^ Alper, Josh (October 22, 2013). "Vikings claim Shaun Prater, cut Jacob Lacey". Retrieved 2014-06-14. 

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