Brad Sorensen

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Brad Sorensen
Free agent
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-03-13) March 13, 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth: Grand Terrace, California
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school: Colton (CA)
College: Southern Utah
NFL draft: 2013 / Round: 7 / Pick: 221
Career history
Roster status: Free Agent
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Bradley Wilson Sorensen (born March 13, 1988) is an American football quarterback who is a free agent. He was drafted by the Chargers, 221st overall in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft.[1]

College career[edit]

Sorensen redshirted at Brigham Young University, but transferred to Southern Utah to gain playing time. He started quarterback for the Thunderbirds from 2010 until 2012. He has the school's all-time marks in passing yards (9,445) and touchdown passes (61). He also became the school's first 3,000-yard passer in a season, which he did all three years he played at SUU.

Professional career[edit]

San Diego Chargers[edit]

In 2013, he became Southern Utah's first ever NFL draft pick in any round, going No. 221 overall to San Diego. He was released on August 29, 2014.

Tennessee Titans[edit]

Sorensen had a brief spell with the Tennessee Titans in September 2014, reuniting him with former Chargers Coach Ken Whisenhunt.[2]

Second stint with Chargers[edit]

Following his release in Tennessee, he was resigned to the Chargers practice squad in December 2014.[3] He was released again from the Chargers on October 1, 2015. San Diego re-signed Sorensen to their practice squad on October 24. On December 12, 2015, he was promoted to the active roster. On December 14, Sorensen was waived. On December 16th he was resigned by the Chargers. On December 17th, he was once again waived. He was later re-signed on December 18th to the practice squad. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gehlken, Michael (April 27, 2013). "Chargers close draft with QB Sorensen". U-T San Diego. Retrieved December 19, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Titans add QB Brad Sorensen to practice squad". Associated Press. Sep 24, 2014. Retrieved December 17, 2014. 
  3. ^ Gennaro, John (Dec 15, 2014). "San Diego Chargers place ILB Donald Butler on IR, sign QB Brad Sorensen". Retrieved December 17, 2014. 
  4. ^ Levine, Ben, {http://www.profootballrumors.com/minor-nfl-transactions-121915/ "Minor NFL Transactions: 12/19/15"], "profootballrumors.com", December 19, 2015

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