Frank Zombo

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Frank Zombo
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Zombo with the Chiefs in 2014
No. 51 Kansas City Chiefs
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-03-05) March 5, 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth: Sterling Heights, Michigan
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 254 lb (115 kg)
Career information
High school: Sterling Heights (MI) Stevenson
College: Central Michigan
Undrafted: 2010
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Total tackles: 151
Sacks: 11.0
Interceptions: 1
Forced fumbles: 5
Fumble recoveries: 3
Player stats at NFL.com

Frank William Zombo III (born March 5, 1987) is an American football linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2010 and later won Super Bowl XLV with them over the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played college football at Central Michigan.

Early years[edit]

Zombo graduated from Adlai E. Stevenson High School in 2005 where he also played high school football.

Professional career[edit]

Zombo in August 2011

Green Bay Packers[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2010 NFL Draft, Zombo signed with the Green Bay Packers on April 30, 2010.[1]

In Super Bowl XLV, Zombo recorded a sack as well as 5 tackles (2 for a loss), as Green Bay defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 to bring the Lombardi trophy back to Green Bay for the first time in 14 years.

In 2012, Zombo missed the first eight games of the season due to a hamstring injury, and was placed on the physically unable to perform list. Zombo was activated on November 3.[2]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

On April 3, 2013, Zombo signed with the Kansas City Chiefs.[3] He signed for another year on March 10, 2014.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Packers sign 11 non-drafted free agents". Packers.com. April 30, 2010. Retrieved October 6, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Green Bay Packers activate LB Zombo from PUP list". Yahoo! Sports. 2012-11-03. Retrieved 2012-11-03. 
  3. ^ Chiefs Sign LB Frank Zombo
  4. ^ Thorman, Joel. "Frank Zombo will return to Kansas City Chiefs, according to report". Arrowheadpride.com. Retrieved 10 March 2014. 

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