Kevin Burke (American football)

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Kevin Burke
Free agent
Position:Quarterback
Personal information
Born: (1993-02-24) February 24, 1993 (age 26)
Westlake, Ohio
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school:Lakewood (OH) St. Edward
College:Mount Union
Career history
As player:
As coach:
Career highlights and awards
Kevin Burke
Medal record
Men’s American football
Representing  United States
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 2015 USA Team Competition

Kevin Burke (born February 24, 1993) is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. He played quarterback professionally for the Dacia Vikings in Vienna, Austria, in 2017 and 2018, and served as the running backs and quarterbacks coach collegiately for the Case Western Reserve Spartans in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S, in 2017 and 2018 as well.[1]

High school career[edit]

Burke led St. Edward High School to the 2010 OHSAA Division I state title, defeating Braxton Miller-led Huber Heights Wayne 35–28.[2]

College career[edit]

Burke has led the Mount Union Purple Raiders football team to three national championship games, winning in 2012 and losing in 2013 and 2014.[3]

In 2013 and 2014, Burke won the Gagliardi Trophy, the award for most outstanding Division III college football player of the year, becoming the first junior winner and the first two-time winner.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Burke was signed by the Memphis Express of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) on February 21, 2019. He was waived on February 27.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Case Western Reserve: Kevin Burke, two-time Gagliardi Trophy winner, joins coaching staff".
  2. ^ "Three years after beating Braxton Miller, Mount Union QB Kevin Burke goes for second national title". cleveland.com. Retrieved 2016-03-23.
  3. ^ a b "Mount Union quarterback Kevin Burke wins second Gagliardi Trophy (video)". cleveland.com. Retrieved 2016-03-23.

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