Shawn Powell

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Shawn Powell
No. -- – Free agent
Position: Punter
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-11-29) November 29, 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth: Rome, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 243 lb (110 kg)
Career information
High school: Rome (GA) Darlington
College: Florida State
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Punts: 92
Punt Yards: 4,109
Punting Yard Average: 44.7
Player stats at

Shawn Powell (born November 29, 1988) is an American football punter who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Florida State.


Powell joined the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent in 2012 partway through the season after releasing Brian Moorman. He was released on October 4, 2013, after struggling in a Thursday Night Football game against the Cleveland Browns, with Moorman being brought back in to replace him. Powell played 18 career games with Buffalo, averaging 44.7 gross yards per kick over 100 kicks (38.3-yard net average per kick) with 33 landing inside the 20-yard line.[1]

The Bengals signed Powell on December 17 after Kevin Huber was injured.[2] He was released two weeks later after punting the football only 10 yards in a game against the Baltimore Ravens.[3]