Scott Wedige

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Scott Wedige
No. -- Free agent
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-11-20) November 20, 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth: Elkhorn, Wisconsin
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school: Elkhorn (WI) Area
College: Northern Illinois
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2012
Games played: 2
Games started: 0
Player stats at

Scott Wedige (born November 20, 1988) is a center who is currently a free agent. He signed with the Arizona Cardinals as a undrafted free agent in 2012. He played College football at Northern Illinois.

College career[edit]

He was a second team All-American selection and also was a co-winner of the NIU Offensive Lineman of the Year award after his senior season.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

On April 30, 2012, He signed with the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent.[2] On August 31, 2012, He was released.[3]

New York Giants[edit]

On September 7, 2012, He was signed with the New York Giants to join the practice squad.[4] On September 17, 2012, He was released from the practice squad.[5]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

On November 6, 2012, He signed with the Cincinnati Bengals to join the practice squad.[6]

Second Stint with the Arizona Cardinals[edit]

On November 26, 2012, he was signed from the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad to join the Arizona Cardinals active roster after the team placed Center Lyle Sendlein on Injured Reserve to a torn MCL injury.[7] On August 19, 2013, he was released by the Cardinals.[8]

New York Jets[edit]

On August 20, 2013, he was claimed off waivers by the New York Jets to serve as backup behind veteran pro bowl center Nick Mangold.[9] He was released three days later.[10]

Second Stint with the Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

On December 3, 2013, he signed with the Cincinnati Bengals for the second time. He was waived on April 28, 2014.


  1. ^ "Northern Illinois profile". 
  2. ^ "Cardinals add 17 undrafted free agents". Retrieved April 30, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Cardinals announce final cuts". Retrieved August 31, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Giants add two players to practice squad". Retrieved September 7, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Giants Sign Matt McCants To Practice Squad". Retrieved September 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ "NFL transactions for November 6, 2012". Retrieved November 6, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Cardinals' Sendlein placed on IR; Scott Wedige signed". Retrieved November 27, 2012. 
  8. ^ Urban, Darren (August 19, 2013). "Cards cut three". Retrieved August 19, 2013. 
  9. ^ Cimini, Rich (20 August 2013). "Practice report: Mostly a good day for Geno". ESPN New York. Archived from the original on 21 August 2013. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  10. ^ Cimini, Rich (23 August 2013). "Jets re-sign Jason Smith [Updated]". ESPN New York. Archived from the original on 23 August 2013. Retrieved 23 August 2013. 

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