Trevor Reilly

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Trevor Reilly
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Reilly with the Patriots in 2017.
Free agent
Position:Outside linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1988-01-17) January 17, 1988 (age 32)
Valley Center, California
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school:Valley Center
(Valley Center, California)
NFL Draft:2014 / Round: 7 / Pick: 233
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-Pac-12 (2013)
  • Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 (2012)
Career NFL statistics
Total tackles:35
Forced fumbles:1
Fumble recoveries:0
Player stats at

Trevor McKay Reilly (born January 17, 1988) is an American football outside linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Utah.

College career[edit]

During his tenure, he appeared in 48 games accumulating 235 total tackles, 37 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks, eight forced fumbles and two interceptions. His senior season, he set career highs in tackles (100), tackles for loss (16) and sacks (8.5) that led him to being named a first-team All-Pac-12 selection. The Bleacher Report named Trevor Reilly a First Team All-American on December 3, 2013.[1]

Professional career[edit]

New York Jets[edit]

Reilly was drafted by the New York Jets in the seventh round (233rd overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.[2]

Reilly was waived/injured on September 3, 2016.[3] After going unclaimed on waivers and cut, Reilly reverted to the team's injured reserve list. He subsequently reached an injury settlement with the Jets and was released from the reserve list on September 6, 2016.[4]

New England Patriots[edit]

On October 20, 2016, the New England Patriots signed Reilly to their practice squad.[5]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On December 19, 2016, the Miami Dolphins signed Reilly off the Patriots' practice squad.[6] He was waived on September 3, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[7] He was released on October 10, 2017.

New England Patriots (second stint)[edit]

On October 12, 2017, Reilly was signed to the Patriots' practice squad.[8] He was promoted to the active roster on October 25, 2017.[9] On December 26, 2017, Reilly was waived by the Patriots.[10] He was re-signed to the practice squad on January 3, 2018.[11]

Salt Lake Stallions[edit]

In late 2018, Reilly joined the Salt Lake Stallions of the Alliance of American Football.[12] The league ceased operations in April 2019.[13]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Trevor Reilly headed to New York, taken by Jets in seventh round
  3. ^ Lange, Randy (September 3, 2016). "Jets Release 18 Players Ahead of Deadline". New York Jets. Archived from the original on September 7, 2016. Retrieved September 6, 2016.
  4. ^ Hughes, Connor (September 6, 2016). "Jets sign safety Antonio Allen, reach injury settlement with Trevor Reilly". Archived from the original on September 7, 2016. Retrieved September 6, 2016.
  5. ^ "Patriots sign LB Trevor Reilly to the practice squad; release WR Shaquelle Evans from the practice squad". October 20, 2016.
  6. ^ Poupart, Alain (December 19, 2016). "Dolphins Make Roster Moves".
  7. ^ "Dolphins Make Roster Moves". September 3, 2017.
  8. ^ "Patriots make changes to the practice squad". October 12, 2017. Archived from the original on January 17, 2018.
  9. ^ "Patriots sign LB Trevor Reilly to the 53-man roster; Place LB Harvey Langi on the non-football injury list; Sign DL Mike Purcell to the practice squad". October 25, 2017.
  10. ^ "Patriots Sign Veteran LB James Harrison; Release LB Trevor Reilly". December 26, 2017. Archived from the original on December 28, 2017.
  11. ^ "Patriots sign LB Trevor Reilly to the practice squad; Release WR Bernard Reedy from the practice squad". January 3, 2018.
  12. ^ Thomas, Oliver (December 1, 2018). "Searching for former Patriots on Alliance of American Football rosters". Pats Pulpit. SB Nation. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  13. ^ Michael Rothstein, Seth Wickersham (June 13, 2019). "Inside the short, unhappy life of the Alliance of American Football". Retrieved September 12, 2019.

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