Kamalei Correa

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Kamalei Correa
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Correa in 2018 preseason
No. 44 – Tennessee Titans
Position:Outside linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1994-04-27) April 27, 1994 (age 24)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school:Honolulu (HI) Saint Louis
College:Boise State
NFL Draft:2016 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Total tackles:38
Sacks:3.5
Forced fumbles:2
Fumble recoveries:0
Interceptions:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Kamalei Correa (/ˈkɑːməl kɒˈrə/ KAH-mə-lay korr-AY; born April 27, 1994)[1][2] is an American football linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Boise State. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Correa attended Saint Louis School in Honolulu, Hawaii. He committed to Boise State University to play college football.[3]

College career[edit]

As a true freshman at Boise State in 2013, Correa played in all 13 games and had 12 tackles and one sack. As a sophomore in 2014, he started all 14 games and had 59 tackles and a Mountain West Conference leading 12 sacks.[4] As a junior in 2015, he started all 13 games, recording 38 tackles and a team leading seven sacks. In his final collegiate game he was named the defensive MVP of the 2015 Poinsettia Bowl after recording two sacks.[5] After the season, he entered the 2016 NFL draft.[6]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 3 in
(1.91 m)
243 lb
(110 kg)
31 58 in
(0.80 m)
9 38 in
(0.24 m)
4.69 s 33 in
(0.84 m)
9 ft 0 in
(2.74 m)
21 reps
All values from NFL Combine,[7]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

The Baltimore Ravens selected Correa in the second round (42nd overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.[8] He played in nine games making four tackles and one pass defensed before being placed on injured reserve on December 24, 2016.[9]

Tennessee Titans[edit]

On August 28, 2018, Correa was traded to the Tennessee Titans for a sixth-round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.[10] On September 9, 2018, in a Week 1 loss against the Miami Dolphins, Correa registered his first sack with the Titans. [11] The next week in a win against the Houston Texans, Correa logged three solo tackles, a sack, and two tackles for a loss. [12] Correa finished the 2018 season with 19 tackles and 3.5 sacks.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "51 - Kamalei Correa". BaltimoreRavens.com. Retrieved October 7, 2016.
  2. ^ "Kamalei Correa - #51 LB". NFL.com. Retrieved October 7, 2016.
  3. ^ DL Kamalei Correa picks Boise State
  4. ^ Boise State sack artist Kamalei Correa eager to improve on breakout season
  5. ^ Boise State’s Kamalei Correa received second-round NFL Draft grade
  6. ^ Update: Boise State DE Kamalei Correa enters NFL Draft
  7. ^ "NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Kamalei Correa". National Football League.
  8. ^ Downing, Garrett (April 29, 2016). "Round 2: Ravens Trade Back, Select OLB Kamalei Correa". BaltimoreRavens.com. Retrieved July 18, 2017.
  9. ^ Downing, Garrett (December 24, 2016). "Ravens Activate Brennen Beyer, Place Kamalei Correa on Injured Reserve". BaltimoreRavens.com.
  10. ^ Davenport, Turron (August 28, 2018). "Titans get linebacker Kamalei Correa in trade with Ravens". ESPN.com.
  11. ^ Madson, Kyle (September 9, 2018). "Kamalei Correa notches 1st sack for Titans". titanswire.usatoday.com.
  12. ^ RotoWire Staff (September 17, 2018). "Titans' Kamalei Correa: Another sack". CBSSports.com.

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