Sheldon Price

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Sheldon Price
Free agent
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1991-03-26) March 26, 1991 (age 26)
Long Beach, California
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 194 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: La Puente (CA) Bishop Amat Memorial
College: UCLA
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Tackles: 1
Interceptions: 0
Sacks: 0.0
Forced fumbles: 0
Player stats at NFL.com

Sheldon Andrew Price (born March 26, 1991) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at UCLA, and signed with the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent in 2013.

Early years[edit]

Price attended Bishop Amat High School of Los Angeles.[1] He was selected to the SuperPrep All-Far West team, Scout.com West Hot 150 (ranked as the 81st prospect).[2] He was also selected to the Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 and CalHiSports.com All-State third team during high school.[1] In his Junior season in high school, He was selected first-team all-league team and second-team All-San Gabriel Valley.[1]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
Sheldon Price
Cornerback
La Puente, California Bishop Amat High School 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 155 lb (70 kg) 4.56 Apr 27, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:3/5 stars   Rivals:4/5 stars   247SportsN/A
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 41 (CB)   Rivals: 24 (CB), 209 (National), 21 (California)
  • ‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

College career[edit]

He played College football at UCLA Bruins. In his freshman season, he was selected for The Sporting News' Pac-10 All-Freshman team and the Rivals.com All-America Team.[3] He was a co-winner of the UCLA's John Boncheff Jr. Memorial Award for Rookie of the Year following his freshman season.[4] He finished college with a total of 157 tackles, 5 Interceptions, 26 Pass Deflections and 2 Forced fumbles.[5] He was selected to participate in the 2013 East-West Shrine Game on the West team.[6]

Professional career[edit]

Indianapolis Colts[edit]

On April 27, 2013, Price signed with the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent.[7][8] Price was waived injured on September 25, 2015.[9]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

On October 20, 2015, Price signed to the Baltimore Ravens practice squad.[10] He was elevated to the active roster on December 29, 2015.[11]

On October 11, 2016, Price was placed on injured reserve after suffering a biceps injury in Week 5.[12]

On September 16, 2017, Price was placed on injured reserve with a concussion.[13] He was released on October 19, 2017.

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of Dennis and Letitia Price, both UCLA graduates. His sister, Kylie, was a member of the UCLA women's track and field team as an All-American long jumper.[1] His father Dennis Price played his College football at UCLA and was a fifth round selection of the 1988 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders.[1][14][15] He played four NFL seasons at Cornerback, two each with the Oakland Raiders (1988-1989) and New York Jets (1991-1992).[1][15] His cousin is former NBA player Harold Ellis.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "UCLA Bruins Profile". uclabruins.com. 
  2. ^ "Scout.com 2009 West Hot 150". scout.com. 
  3. ^ "Four Bruins Named To Rivals.com All-America Team". pac-12.com. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Chane Moline, Rahim Moore and Brian Price Selected UCLA Football's Most Valuable Players". pac-12.com. Retrieved November 30, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Sheldon Price College Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  6. ^ "2013 East-West Shrine Game rosters". nfl.com. Retrieved January 15, 2013. 
  7. ^ "INDIANAPOLIS COLTS SIGN NINE UNDRAFTED FREE AGENTS". colts.com. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Colts sign 9 undrafted free agents, waive 3". wishtv.com. Retrieved May 1, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Indianapolis Colts make roster moves". blogs.colts.com. September 25, 2015. Retrieved September 27, 2015. 
  10. ^ "Ravens add 2 defenders to the practice squad, waive Akeem Hunt". Baltimore Beatdown. Retrieved 2015-12-30. 
  11. ^ "Ravens place Marlon Brown on injured reserve". Retrieved 2015-12-30. 
  12. ^ Mink, Ryan (October 11, 2016). "Ravens Place CB Sheldon Price on Injured Reserve, Sign OG Vladimir Ducasse". BaltimoreRavens.com. 
  13. ^ Mink, Ryan (September 16, 2017). "Ravens Swap Running Backs and Cornerbacks Ahead of Sunday's Game". BaltimoreRavens.com. 
  14. ^ "Sheldon Price tested in college starting debut". latimes.com. Retrieved September 21, 2009. 
  15. ^ a b "Scout.com Profile". scout.com. 

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