|No. 55 – Seattle Seahawks|
|Born:||September 8, 1997|
Menlo Park, California
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school:||Sacred Heart Preparatory (Atherton, California)|
|NFL Draft:||2019 / Round: 5 / Pick: 142|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 2, 2019|
Burr-Kirven attended Sacred Heart Preparatory School in Atherton, California. He was the San Jose Mercury News Player of the Year as a junior and senior. He committed to the University of Washington to play college football.
Burr-Kirven played at Washington from 2015 to 2018. He became a starter during his junior season in 2017. As a senior in 2018, he was the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year and a member of the AP All-America team.
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