Jason Trusnik

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Jason Trusnik
Jason Trusnik 2014.JPG
Trusnik during the 2014 NFL season.
No. -- Free agent
Position: Linebacker / special teamer
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-06-06) June 6, 1984 (age 31)
Place of birth: Cleveland, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 252 lb (114 kg)
Career information
High school: Macedonia (OH) Nordonia
College: Ohio Northern
Undrafted: 2007
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 282
Sacks: 3.5
Pass deflections: 4
Stats at NFL.com

Jason Trusnik (born June 6, 1984) is an American football linebacker and special teamer who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Ohio Northern.

College career[edit]

Trusnik played college football at Ohio Northern. He was twice named a Division III All-American and twice named All-Ohio Athletic Conference. Additionally, he played in the Texas vs. The Nation Game for 'The Nation' team and was named a co-captain for Team USA in the Aztec Bowl.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Jason Trusnik being blocked by Andy Alleman in a game against the Chiefs December 20, 2009.

Trusnik was traded from the New York Jets to the Cleveland Browns as part of the Braylon Edwards deal on October 7, 2009.[2] Trusnik was Special Teams Player of the Week in Week 3 of the 2009 NFL season.

On July 27, 2011, the Miami Dolphins signed Trusnik to a 2-year deal.[3]

On March 31, 2015, the Carolina Panthers signed Trusnik to a 1-year deal.[4] On September 5, 2015, he was released by the Panthers.[5]


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