Scott Solomon

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Scott Solomon
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Solomon with the Cleveland Browns in 2015
No. -- Free agent
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-11-05) November 5, 1988 (age 27)
Place of birth: San Antonio, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
High school: San Antonio (TX) Marshall
College: Rice
NFL draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 211
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 2015
Tackles: 20
Sacks: 2.0
Forced fumbles: 2
Fumble Recoveries: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Scott Solomon (born November 5, 1988) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was selected in the seventh round, 211th overall, by the Tennessee Titans in the 2012 NFL Draft.[1][2] He played college football at Rice.

Professional career[edit]

Tennessee Titans[edit]

Solomon was selected in the seventh round, 211th overall, by the Tennessee Titans in the 2012 NFL Draft. He was released by the Titans on August 31, 2013.[3]

New York Jets[edit]

Solomon was claimed off waivers by the New York Jets on September 1, 2013.[4] He was released on September 10, 2013.[5] He was re-signed six days later.[6] He was released on October 4, 2013 after the Jets claimed tight end Zach Sudfeld off waivers.[7]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

Solomon signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 26, 2013. He was released by the Buccaneers on September 9, 2014 and re-signed by the team on September 12, 2014. He was released by the Buccaneers on October 21, 2014.[3]

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Solomon was signed to the Cleveland Browns' practice squad on November 18, 2014. He was promoted to the active roster on December 20, 2014.[3]

On October 14, 2015, Solomon was placed on injured reserve.[8]

On April 4, Solomon signed with the Cleveland Browns as a restricted free agent.[9]

On May 2, 2016, Solomon was released.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennessee Titans draft Rice's Scott Solomon in seventh round". Retrieved April 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tennessee Titans select DE Scott Solomon in seventh round". Retrieved April 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "SCOTT SOLOMON". foxsports.com. Archived from the original on October 17, 2015. Retrieved October 17, 2015. 
  4. ^ Lange, Randy (1 September 2013). "3 Arrive Via Waivers; 7 Added to Practice Squad". New York Jets. Archived from the original on 1 September 2013. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  5. ^ Ehalt, Matt (10 September 2013). "Practice report: Jets re-sign Obomanu". ESPN New York. Archived from the original on 16 September 2013. Retrieved 10 September 2013. 
  6. ^ Wilson, Aaron (16 September 2013). "Jets cut Robert Malone, sign Ryan Quigley". National Football Post. Archived from the original on 16 September 2013. Retrieved 16 September 2013. 
  7. ^ McManus, Jane (4 October 2013). "Jets claim TE Zach Sudfeld". ESPN New York. Archived from the original on 5 October 2013. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  8. ^ "Browns acquire DB Don Jones via waivers; LB Scott Solomon placed on IR". www.clevelandbrowns.com. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  9. ^ "Browns sign restricted free agents and exclusive rights players". www.clevelandbrowns.com. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  10. ^ "Browns release two players". www.clevelandbrowns.com. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 

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