Drew Nowak

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Drew Nowak
No. 62 Seattle Seahawks
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-03-07) March 7, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth: Green Bay, Wisconsin
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 292 lb (132 kg)
Career information
High school: De Pere (WI)
College: Western Michigan
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 6, 2015
Games played: 8
Games started: 5
Stats at NFL.com

Drew Nowak (born March 7, 1990) is an American football center for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at Western Michigan.

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Nowak signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars following the 2012 NFL Draft as a rookie free agent.[1] He was originally signed as a defensive tackle, but due to depth at the position and injuries on the offensive line, he made the switch to offensive guard.

2012 season[edit]

Nowak spent the entire 2012 season on injured reserve.

2013 season[edit]

Nowak was released on August 30, 2013 and signed to the team's practice squad on September 1. He was promoted to the active roster on December 17.

2014 season[edit]

The Jaguars released Nowak on August 29, 2014.[2]

The Seattle Seahawks signed Nowak to their practice squad September 3, 2014.[3]

2015 season[edit]

Nowak was named the starting center for the Seahawks in September 2015.[4]


Drew grew up as a fan of his hometown Green Bay Packers, the only publicly owned NFL team, and owns three shares of the team, despite being a player for another NFL team.[5]


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