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Donald Stephenson
T #71
Height:
6-6
Weight:
312
Age:
28
College:
Oklahoma
Hometown:
Kansas City, Mo.
Experience:
6

Quick Stats (2016):

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13
GS
12
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 73 33
2016 DEN 13 12
2015 KC 16 7
2014 KC 12 0
2013 KC 16 7
2012 KC 16 7

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Bio

STEPHENSON AT A GLANCE:

• A sixth-year offensive tackle who started 33-of-73 regular-season games and all three postseason contests played during his first five NFL seasons with Kansas City (2012-15) and Denver (2016).

• Opened 12-of-13 games played at right tackle in his first season with the Broncos in 2016.

• Started 15 games at left tackle, eight games at right tackle and one game as a short-yardage tight end in his first four years in the league with Kansas City.

• Saw action in all 16 games (6 starts at LT, 1 start at RT) in 2015 in addition to opening both postseason contests for the Chiefs at right tackle.

• Appeared in 32 games (23 starts at LT) along the offensive line at the University of Oklahoma, earning All-Big 12 Conference honorable-mention honors as senior in 2011.

• Joined the Broncos as an unrestricted free agent on March 9, 2016.

• Selected by Kansas City in the third round (74th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Kansas City as a draft choice 5/17/12; Signed by Denver as an unrestricted free agent 3/9/16.

STEPHENSON AT A GLANCE:

• A sixth-year offensive tackle who started 33-of-73 regular-season games and all three postseason contests played during his first five NFL seasons with Kansas City (2012-15) and Denver (2016).

• Opened 12-of-13 games played at right tackle in his first season with the Broncos in 2016.

• Started 15 games at left tackle, eight games at right tackle and one game as a short-yardage tight end in his first four years in the league with Kansas City.

• Saw action in all 16 games (6 starts at LT, 1 start at RT) in 2015 in addition to opening both postseason contests for the Chiefs at right tackle.

• Appeared in 32 games (23 starts at LT) along the offensive line at the University of Oklahoma, earning All-Big 12 Conference honorable-mention honors as senior in 2011.

• Joined the Broncos as an unrestricted free agent on March 9, 2016.

• Selected by Kansas City in the third round (74th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Kansas City as a draft choice 5/17/12; Signed by Denver as an unrestricted free agent 3/9/16.

2016: Stephenson opened 12-of-13 games played at right tackle in his first season with the Broncos... Made his Broncos debut at right tackle vs. Car. (9/8)... Missed three games due to injury.

2015: Stephenson appeared in all 16 regular-season games (7 starts) for the third time in his career and made two postseason starts... Opened the first six games of the season at left tackle before starting the season finale at right tackle... Helped the Chiefs rush for the sixth most yards per game (127.8) in the NFL... Allowed two or less sacks for the third consecutive season according to STATS, LLC... Started at right tackle in Kansas City’s AFC Wild Card Playoff Game vs. Hou. (1/9) and AFC Divisional Playoff Game at N.E. (1/16).

2014: Stephenson appeared in 12 regular-season games for the Chiefs, allowing two sacks according to STATS, LLC... Helped the Chiefs rank 10th in the league in rushing yards per game (119.9) as RB Jamaal Charles posted his third consecutive 1,000-yard season... Made his season debut in Week 5 at S.F. (10/5).

2013: Stephenson started 7-of-16 games played and one postseason contest... Started three games at right tackle before shifting to left tackle for the final four games of the season... Contributed to Charles’ 1,287-yard rushing total... Started at right tackle in the Chiefs’ AFC Wild Card Playoff Game at Ind. (1/4).

2012: Selected by the Chiefs in the third round (74th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft, Stephenson started seven games and saw action in every regular-season contest as a rookie... Made his NFL debut on special teams vs. Atl. (9/9)... Made his first career start as short-yardage tight end at S.D. (11/1)... Started at left tackle in five of the final six games of the season.

COLLEGE: Stephenson appeared in 32 games at the University of Oklahoma with all 23 of his starts coming at left tackle between his junior and senior seasons... Opened 13 contests at left tackle his senior campaign en route to earning All-Big 12 Conference honorable mention honors... Saw action in 14 games (10 starts) his junior season.

PERSONAL: Stephenson attended Blue Springs High School outside of Kansas City, Mo., where he was named all-league as a junior... Missed most of his senior season due to injury... Donald Stephenson was born on Sept. 30, 1988, in Kansas City, Mo.

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