Sean Renfree

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sean Renfree
refer to caption
Renfree in 2016
No. 14 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-04-28) April 28, 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Scottsdale (AZ) Notre Dame Prep
College: Duke
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 7 / Pick: 249
Career history
Roster status: Reserve/Future
Career NFL statistics
Passing attempts: 7
Passing completions: 3
Percentage: 42.9
TDINT: 0–1
Passing yards: 11
Passer rating: 10.7
Player stats at NFL.com

Sean Patrick Renfree (born April 28, 1990) is an American football quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for Duke University, he was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Renfree attended Notre Dame Preparatory High School in Scottsdale, Arizona, where he was a four-year letterman in football. He was voted as the team's "Most Valuable Player" his junior and senior year. As a senior, he completed 197 of 357 passes for 3,353 yards and 41 touchdowns with just six interceptions. In his junior year, Renfree, threw for 2,483 yards and 25 touchdowns with five interceptions. Renfree finished off his high school career by completing 23 of 33 passes for a state championship game record 411 yards and five touchdowns against Cottonwood Mingus. He was named Arizona's Big School Class 5A and 4A Player of the Year and to the All-Arizona team as a senior by The Arizona Republic.He was also named to the Parade All- American High School Football team in his senior year, 2008. [1]

College career[edit]

Renfree in 2012.

As a freshman in 2009, Renfree played in five games as a backup and completed 34 of 50 passes for 334 yards, four touchdowns, and two interceptions. In 2010, Renfree started 11 of the 12 games, and was the recipient of the Carmen Falcone Award as Duke's Most Valuable Player. On the season, he completed 285 of 464 pass attempts for 3,131 yards with 14 touchdowns and 17 interceptions. In 2011, serving as a team co-captain, Renfree started all 12 games and completed 282 of 434 pass attempts for 2,891 yards with 14 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. This set the Duke single-season record for pass completion percentage. In 2012, Renfree completed 297 of his 442 passes for 3,113 yards, 19 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. He ended career owning Duke single-season standards for pass completion percentage (.673) in 2012. He sustained a torn right pectoral muscle in his right (throwing) arm on the last play of Duke's last game (Belk Bowl) requiring surgical repair and, as a result, was unable to participate in the NFL combine or Duke's Pro Day.[2][3]

Statistics[edit]

Year Team Passing Rushing
Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A TD Int Rtg Att Yds Avg TD
2009 Duke 34 50 68.0 330 6.6 4 2 141.8 6 -12 -2.0 0
2010 Duke 285 464 61.4 3,131 6.7 14 17 120.7 51 -47 -0.9 4
2011 Duke 282 434 65.0 2,891 6.7 14 11 126.5 58 -58 -1.0 4
2012 Duke 297 441 67.3 3,113 7.1 19 10 136.3 38 -50 -1.3 1
Career 898 1,389 64.7 9,465 6.8 51 40 128.2 153 -167 -1.1 9

Source:[4]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 5 in 219 lb 32 in 9 in
All values from NFL Scouting Combine[5]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

On April 27, 2013, Renfree was drafted in the seventh round (249th overall) by the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League.[6] He signed with the team on July 24.[7] Terms were undisclosed. On August 27, 2016, Renfree was waived by the Falcons.[8]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

On January 30, 2017, Renfree signed a reserve/future contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.[9]

Statistics[edit]

Year Team GP GS Passing Rushing
Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A TD Int Rtg Att Yds Avg TD
2015 ATL 2 0 3 7 42.9 11 1.6 0 1 10.7 1 -4 -4.0 0

Source:[10]

Personal life and family[edit]

Renfree is the oldest of three brothers. His youngest brother, Charlie, plays football as a center at the University of Wyoming. Renfree's father played linebacker at the University of Notre Dame and is currently an orthopedic surgeon at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Scottsdale.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sean Renfree's Notre Dame Prep 2007 Football Profile". MaxPreps.com. CBS Interactive. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ Duke Sports Information (August 14, 2012). "Sean Renfree Bio - Duke University Blue Devils". GoDuke.com. Duke University. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Sean Renfree, Duke, QB : 2013 NFL Draft Scout Player Profile". NFLDraftScout.com. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Sean Renfree". sports-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 9, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Sean Renfree Draft Profile". NFL.com. National Football League. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  6. ^ Carp, Daniel (April 27, 2013). "Sean Renfree becomes Duke's first NFL Draft selection since 2004". The Duke Chronicle. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  7. ^ Ledbetter, D. Orlando (July 24, 2013). "Falcons sign seventh-round pick Renfree". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved July 24, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Falcons Trim Roster to 75 Players". AtlantaFalcons.com. 
  9. ^ Smith, Scott (January 30, 2017). "Buccaneers Add QB Sean Renfree". Buccaneers.com. 
  10. ^ "Sean Renfree". pro-football-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved September 9, 2016. 

External links[edit]