Aaron Brewer

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Aaron Brewer
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Brewer with the Denver Broncos in 2012
No. 46 – Arizona Cardinals
Position: Long snapper
Personal information
Born: (1990-07-05) July 5, 1990 (age 28)
Orange, California
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school: Fullerton (CA) Troy
College: San Diego State
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2017
Games played: 85
Player stats at NFL.com

Aaron Brewer (born July 5, 1990) is an American football long snapper for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). Brewer signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at San Diego State.

College career[edit]

Brewer played long snapper at San Diego State University. In his junior year, He played in 13 games and recorded five tackles for the season. In his sophomore year, he played in all 12 games of the season as a long snapper. He also recorded four tackles for the entire year. In his freshman year, he played in 12 games along with one tackle.

Professional career[edit]

Denver Broncos[edit]

On May 3, 2012, Brewer signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent.[1]

Brewer was the long snapper for Matt Prater’s NFL record 64-yard field goal on December 8, 2013.[2]

On February 7, 2016, Brewer was part of the Broncos team that won Super Bowl 50. In the game, the Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24–10.[3]

On March 8, 2016, the Broncos released Brewer along with tight end Owen Daniels and right guard Louis Vasquez.[4]

Chicago Bears[edit]

On March 16, 2016, Brewer signed with the Chicago Bears on a one-year deal.[2] On September 5, 2016, Brewer was released by the Bears. [5]

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

On September 28, 2016, Brewer was signed by the Arizona Cardinals.[6]

On October 10, 2017, Brewer was placed on injured reserve after suffering a wrist injury.[7] He was activated off injured reserve to the active roster on December 15, 2017.[8]

On March 7, 2018, Brewer signed a four-year contract extension to remain with the Cardinals.[9]


  1. ^ "Aaron Brewer". kffl.com. Archived from the original on December 4, 2014. Retrieved September 17, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Bears ink long-snapper Aaron Brewer". ChicagoBears.com. Retrieved March 20, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Super Bowl 50 - Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers - February 7th, 2016". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 31 August 2017. 
  4. ^ "Broncos release Louis Vasquez, Owen Daniels and Aaron Brewer". DenverBroncos.com. Retrieved March 20, 2016. 
  5. ^ http://www.todayspigskin.com/pigskin-news/bears-cut-long-snapper-aaron-brewer-sign-patrick-scales/
  6. ^ Urban, Darren. "Cardinals Add Aaron Brewer To Snap". AZCardinals.com. Retrieved September 28, 2016. 
  7. ^ Urban, Darren (October 10, 2017). "Cardinals Sign Long Snapper Justin Drescher". AZCardinals.com. 
  8. ^ Urban, Darren (December 15, 2017). "Aaron Brewer First To Return From IR". AZCardinals.com. 
  9. ^ Odegard, Kyle (March 7, 2018). "Cardinals Re-Sign LS Aaron Brewer". AZCardinals.com. 

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