Mike Boone

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Mike Boone
No. 23 – Minnesota Vikings
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1995-06-30) June 30, 1995 (age 24)
Macclenny, Florida
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight:206 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school:Baker County
(Glen St. Mary, Florida)
College:Cincinnati
Undrafted:2018
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Rushing attempts:11
Rushing yards:47
Rushing touchdowns:0
Receptions:2
Receiving yards:1
Receiving touchdowns:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Mike Boone (born June 30, 1995) is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Cincinnati and signed with the Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 2018.[1]

Early years[edit]

Boone attended and played high school football at Baker County High School.[2]

College career[edit]

Boone attended and played college football at the University of Cincinnati from 2014–2017.[3]

Collegiate statistics[edit]

Mike Boone Rushing Receiving
Year School Conf Class Pos G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD
2014 Cincinnati American FR RB 9 101 650 6.4 9 6 62 10.3 0
2015 Cincinnati American SO RB 11 104 749 7.2 9 15 108 7.2 0
2016 Cincinnati American JR RB 9 105 388 3.7 2 20 249 12.5 0
2017 Cincinnati American SR RB 10 110 463 4.2 4 24 177 7.4 1
Career Cincinnati 420 2,250 5.4 24 65 596 9.2 1

Professional career[edit]

Boone signed with the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent on April 30, 2018.[4] After an impressive preseason where he finished fourth in the league with 195 rushing yards, he made the Vikings 53-man roster and made his NFL debut in Week 3 against the Buffalo Bills. In the 27–6 loss, he had two carries for 11 rushing yards.[5] He finished his rookie season with 11 carries for 47 yards.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Undrafted rookie RB Mike Boone primed to make Vikings' 53-man roster". Twin Cities. August 31, 2018. Retrieved October 6, 2018.
  2. ^ "Florida Receiver Mike Boone Switches To The Cincinnati Bearcats". Cincy on the Prowl. November 1, 2013. Retrieved November 30, 2018.
  3. ^ "Mike Boone College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved November 30, 2018.
  4. ^ "Vikings Agree to Terms with Undrafted Free Agents". Vikings.com. April 30, 2018. Retrieved October 18, 2018.
  5. ^ "Bills upset and blow out the Vikings, 27-6". 96.5 WCMF. September 23, 2018. Retrieved October 6, 2018.
  6. ^ "Mike Boone 2018 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 12, 2019.

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