Ed Reynolds (safety)

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Ed Reynolds
Free agent
Personal information
Born: (1991-10-18) October 18, 1991 (age 27)
Greensboro, North Carolina
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:206 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school:Woodberry Forest School
(Woodberry Forest, Virginia)
NFL Draft:2014 / Round: 5 / Pick: 162
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Total tackles:64
Forced fumbles:0
Pass deflections:2
Player stats at NFL.com

Edward Rannell Reynolds II (born October 18, 1991) is an American football safety who is a free agent. He played college football at Stanford. His father is the former NFL linebacker and league official of the same name, Ed Reynolds.

College career[edit]

In 2012, Reynolds was a third team All-American by the Associated Press.[1] He also won the Jack Tatum Trophy.

Reynolds entered the 2014 NFL Draft after his junior season.[2]

Professional career[edit]

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

Reynolds was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fifth round, 162nd overall, in the 2014 NFL Draft. He was released on August 30, 2014, but signed with the practice squad the next day.

On September 4, 2015, Reynolds was cut in the last round of preseason cuts and signed to the practice squad on September 6, 2015. He was promoted to the 53-man active roster on November 20, 2015.

On December 13, 2015, in a game against the Buffalo Bills he recorded his first career interception.

On September 3, 2016, Reynolds was released by the Eagles.[3]

Cleveland Browns[edit]

On September 5, 2016, Reynolds was signed to the Browns' practice squad.[4] He was signed to the active roster on October 18, 2016.[5]

Reynolds was waived/injured by the Browns on August 29, 2017 and placed on injured reserve.[6] Reynolds was released by the Browns on September 4, 2017.

Atlanta Legends[edit]

In 2019, Reynolds joined the Atlanta Legends of the Alliance of American Football.[7]


  1. ^ Release from Stanford Athletics (December 15, 2012). "Ertz, 3 other Cardinal, named to AP All-American Team". Palo Alto Online.
  2. ^ Bonagura, Kyle (January 14, 2014). "Ed Reynolds leaving for NFL". ESPN.
  3. ^ McPherson, Chris (September 3, 2016). "Eagles Trim Roster to 53 Players". PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
  4. ^ "Browns add 4 to practice squad". ClevelandBrowns.com. September 5, 2016.
  5. ^ "Browns elevate DB Ed Reynolds to active roster, place DB Jordan Poyer on IR". ClevelandBrowns.com. October 18, 2016.
  6. ^ "Browns release DL Cam Johnson, DB Ed Reynolds II". ClevelandBrowns.com. August 29, 2017.
  7. ^ Kerr, Jeff (February 1, 2019). "Former Eagles emerge on Alliance of American Football rosters". 247Sports.com. Retrieved February 6, 2019.

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