Bruce Scholtz

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Bruce Scholtz
Date of birth (1958-09-26) September 26, 1958 (age 58)
Place of birth La Grange, Texas
Career information
Position(s) LB
College Texas
NFL draft 1982 / Round: 2 / Pick: 33
Career history
As player
1982–1988 Seattle Seahawks
1989 New England Patriots
Career stats

Bruce Scholtz (born September 26, 1958 in La Grange, Texas) is a former professional American football player who played linebacker for seven seasons for the Seattle Seahawks and one season for the New England Patriots.

Scholtz attended David Crockett High School in Austin, Texas. During his senior year, he was a captain of the varsity football team and played as both linebacker and center. He won the Central Texas 26AAAA Defensive Player of the Year award. Scholtz also played on the varsity basketball team. He averaged 19 points per game and led the team in rebounding.[1] He graduated from Crockett in 1977 and attended the University of Texas at Austin. He was drafted in 1982, Round 2, Pick 6 (33 Overall) by the Seattle Seahawks.


  1. ^ Crockett Publications. Texan '77. Taylor Publishing Company, 1977.