Ben Boulware

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Ben Boulware
Free agent
Position:Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1994-08-07) August 7, 1994 (age 25)
Anderson, South Carolina
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school: Anderson (SC) Hanna
College:Clemson
Undrafted:2017
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Benjamin James Boulware (born August 7, 1994) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Clemson.[1] Boulware signed with the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted free agent following the 2017 NFL Draft.

College career[edit]

On December 7, 2016, Boulware was awarded the Jack Lambert Award, for best linebacker.[2] He was the Defensive MVP of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship.[3] Boulware was part of the Clemson team that defeated top-ranked Alabama in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship by a score of 35–31. In the game, he recorded six total tackles and one pass defended.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 0 in
(1.83 m)
238 lb
(108 kg)
30 12 in
(0.77 m)
10 in
(0.25 m)
4.85 s 1.76 s 2.86 s 4.43 s 7.02 s 29 12 in
(0.75 m)
9 ft 3 in
(2.82 m)
20 reps
All values from NFL Combine/Pro Day[5][6]

Carolina Panthers[edit]

Boulware signed with the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted free agent following the 2017 NFL Draft.[7] He was released by the team on September 2, 2017.[8][9]

San Francisco 49ers[edit]

Boulware was signed to the San Francisco 49ers' practice squad on September 5, 2017.[10] He was released from the practice squad on September 12, 2017.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Connolly, Matt (January 8, 2017). "Ben Boulware: The Voice of the Clemson defense". The Island Packet.
  2. ^ Fravel, Cory (December 7, 2016). "Ben Boulware Wins Jack Lambert Award". CBS Sports.
  3. ^ http://www.espn.com/college-football/recap?gameId=400876570
  4. ^ "College Football Championship - Clemson vs Alabama Box Score, January 9, 2017". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 19, 2017.
  5. ^ http://www.draftscout.com/ratings/dsprofile.php?pyid=126695&draftyear=2017&genpos=ilb
  6. ^ http://www.nfl.com/draft/2017/profiles/ben-boulware?id=2557992
  7. ^ Goodbread, Chase. "Undrafted LB Ben Boulware signed by Panthers". NFL.com. Retrieved April 29, 2017.
  8. ^ http://nfltraderumors.co/panthers-roster-cuts-tracker/
  9. ^ Henson, Max (September 2, 2017). "Panthers trim roster to 53". Panthers.com. Archived from the original on September 20, 2017.
  10. ^ "49ers sign LB Ben Boulware to the Practice Squad". 49ers.com. September 5, 2017.
  11. ^ "49ers sign DB Jarnor Jones to the Practice Squad". 49ers.com. September 12, 2017.

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