Shawn Powell (American football)

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Shawn Powell
No. --     Free Agent
Punter
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-11-29) November 29, 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth: Rome, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 243 lb (110 kg)
Career information
High school: Rome (GA) Darlington
College: Florida State
Undrafted in 2012
Debuted in 2012 for the Buffalo Bills
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 5, 2013
Punts 92
Punt Yards 4,109
Punting Yard Average 44.7
Stats at NFL.com

Shawn Powell (born November 29, 1988) is an American football punter who is currently a Free Agent. He played college football at Florida State.

He was signed by the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent in 2012 partway through the season after releasing Brian Moorman. He was released on October 4, 2013, after struggling in a Thursday Night Football game against the Cleveland Browns, with Moorman being brought back in to replace him. Powell played 18 career games with Buffalo, averaging 44.7 gross yards per kick over 100 kicks (38.3-yard net average per kick) with 33 landing inside the 20-yard line.[1]

The Bengals signed Powell on December 17 after Kevin Huber was injured.[2] He was released two weeks later after punting the football only 10 yards in a game against the Baltimore Ravens.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Buffalo Bills Release Punter Shawn Powell". 
  2. ^ "Bengals Replace Injured Punter with Shawn Powell". 
  3. ^ Morrison, Jay. "New Bengals punter finds immediate comfort zone". Retrieved 2 January 2014. 

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