Travis Long

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Travis Long
No. 57     Philadelphia Eagles
Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-07-24) July 24, 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth: Spokane, Washington
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 252 lb (114 kg)
Career information
College: Washington State
Undrafted in 2013
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career NFL statistics
Tackles --
Sacks --
Interceptions --
Forced Fumbles --
Stats at NFL.com

Travis Marshall Long (born July 24, 1991)[1] is an American football outside linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Washington State.

Early years[edit]

Long attended Gonzaga Prep High School in Spokane, Washington. He was selected to the All-Greater Spokane League Second Team in his Sophomore season in high school.[2] During high school, He was an Tacoma News Tribune Northwest Nugget honorable mention.[3] He was selected to the Associated Press 4-A All-State First Team and was named to the Seattle Times All-State as a defensive linemen.[2] He was named as the GSL Co-Defensive Player of the Year with along with his future Washington State Cougar teammate Chris Mastin.[2]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
Travis Long
Defensive end
Spokane, Washington Gonzaga Prep 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 235 lb (107 kg) 4.78 Jan 6, 2009 
Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:3/5 stars   247Sports: N/A
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 42 (TE)   Rivals: NR (DE), NR (National), 13 (Washington)
  • ‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

College career[edit]

Long played college football at Washington State. He was an honorable mention All-Pacific-10 Conference in his Freshman and Sophomore season.[4] He was the recipient of the Leon Bender award during his Sophomore season.[5] He was selected to the Second-Team All-Pac-12[6][7] and Phil Steele's All-Pac-12 Conference second team in his Junior season.[8] He was named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team[9] and also was named WSU's defensive MVP following his Senior season.[2] He was the recipient of the Laurie Niemi Award in his Senior season.[2] On November 26, 2012, He was named as an All-Pac-12 Conference honorable mention following the conclusion of his Senior season.[10][11] On December 19, 2012, He was selected as the inaugural 2012 Kathi Goertzen Coug of the Year.[12] He finished college with a total of 201 tackles, 20.5 sacks, 11 pass deflections, 4 forced fumbles and one interception.[13]

Professional career[edit]

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

Long signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent on July 29, 2013.[14][15] He tore his ACL in the fourth and final preseason game of the 2014 NFL season. He was placed on injured reserve on August 30, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Long, Laurenzi arrested in separate incidents". spokesman.com. Retrieved July 23, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Travis Long Washington State Profile". wsucougars.com. 
  3. ^ "Northwest Nuggets | The Prep Blog - The News Tribune". thenewstribune.com. Retrieved January 25, 2009. 
  4. ^ "PHIL STEELE'S 2012 POSTSEASON ALL-PAC 12 TEAM". philsteele.com. 
  5. ^ "Washington State Football Banquet Wraps 2010 Season". wsucougars.com. Retrieved December 13, 2010. 
  6. ^ "Coaches All-Pac-12 teams announced". espn.com. Retrieved November 28, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Athlon's 2011 All-Pac-12 Team". athlonsports.com. Retrieved November 28, 2011. 
  8. ^ "PHIL STEELE’S 2011 PRESEASON ALL-PAC-12 TEAM". philsteele.com. 
  9. ^ "Pac-12 All-Academic team". espn.com. Retrieved November 20, 2012. 
  10. ^ "Pac-12 announces 2012 all-conference team, individual honors". cbssports.com. Retrieved November 26, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Pac-12 football awards and all-conference team announced". pac-12.com. Retrieved November 26, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Travis Long named 2012 Kathi Goertzen Coug of the Year". cougcenter.com. Retrieved December 19, 2012. 
  13. ^ "Travis Long College Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  14. ^ "Torn ACL For LB Phillips; LB Long Signed". philadelphiaeagles.com. Retrieved July 29, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Eagles sign LB Travis Long to 90-man roster". nj.com. Retrieved July 29, 2013. 

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