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Kevin Snyder
LB #45
Height:
6-2
Weight:
245
College:
Rutgers
Hometown:
Wexford, PA
Experience:
1

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SNYDER AT A GLANCE:

• A second-year linebacker who spent time on New England’s active roster in 2015 in addition to competing on practice squads with the 49ers (2015), Patriots (2015) and Broncos (2016).

• Totaled 229 tackles, 6.5 sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 10 passes defensed in 51 career games (25 starts) at Rutgers University.

• Was waived/injured by Detroit on Oct. 12, 2015.

• Joined the Broncos as a practice signee on Dec. 15, 2016.

• Entered the NFL with Detroit as a college free agent on May 7, 2015.

SNYDER AT A GLANCE:

• A second-year linebacker who spent time on New England’s active roster in 2015 in addition to competing on practice squads with the 49ers (2015), Patriots (2015) and Broncos (2016).

• Totaled 229 tackles, 6.5 sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 10 passes defensed in 51 career games (25 starts) at Rutgers University.

• Was waived/injured by Detroit on Oct. 12, 2015.

• Joined the Broncos as a practice signee on Dec. 15, 2016.

• Entered the NFL with Detroit as a college free agent on May 7, 2015.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Detroit as a college free agent 5/7/15; Waived by Detroit 10/13/15;

2016: Snyder competed on Denver’s practice squad after joining the club on Dec. 15.

2015: Snyder, who entered the NFL as a college free agent with Detroit on May 7, was on New England’s active roster for one postseason contest... Placed on injured reserve by Detroit on Aug. 25 and was waived with an injury designation on Oct. 13... Joined San Francisco’s practice squad on Nov. 24 and competed with the club before being waived on Dec. 1... Signed to New England’s practice squad on Dec. 16 and was elevated to the club’s active roster before New England’s AFC Championship Game at Den. (1/24).

COLLEGE: Snyder played 51 games (25 starts) at Rutgers University, racking up 229 total tackles, 6.5 sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 10 passes defensed... Started 11-of-12 games as a senior, finishing with 63 tackles and five passes defensed... Opened all 13 games as a junior, ranking second on the team with 96 tackles.

PERSONAL: Snyder was a three-year starter Cumberland Valley High School in Mechanicsburg, Pa... Named a Class AAAA First Team All-State selection as a senior at linebacker after posting 83 tackles and two interceptions... Added nearly 1,000 yards with 12 touchdowns on the ground... Kevin Snyder was born on July 25, 1992, in Wexford, Pa.

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