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Josey Jewell

Inside linebacker

#47

Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 24

Weight: 236 lbs

College: Iowa

2018 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    38
  • SCK
    0
  • FF
    0
  • INT

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Defense

YEAR TEAM G Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT TDS YDS AVG LNG
2018 Denver Broncos 16 53 33 20 0 3

Biography

JEWELL AT A GLANCE:

  • A second-year linebacker who played 16 games (9 starts) as a rookie with Denver in 2018, totaling 51 tackles (33 solo), three passes defensed and seven special-teams stops.
  • Started 43-of-50 games played at the University of Iowa (2013-17) and was selected by his teammates a three-time permanent captain.
  • Finished his college career with 433 tackles (211 solo), 10 sacks (92 yds,), six interceptions (100 yds.), 26 passes defensed, four forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
  • Tallied at least 120 tackles during his final three seasons at Iowa, ranking fourth in school history in career tackles (433).
  • Named a consensus first-team All American and the Big Ten Conference’s Nagurski-Woodson Defensive Player of the Year as a redshirt senior in 2017 after leading the conference in tackles (136) and adding 4.5 sacks (44 yds,), two interceptions (37 yds.) and 11 passes defensed.
  • Selected by the Broncos in the fourth round (109th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.

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