Evan Boehm (born August 19, 1993) is an American football center for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Missouri.

Evan Boehm
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Boehm in the 2017 NFL preseason.
No. 76 – Miami Dolphins
Position:Center
Personal information
Born: (1993-08-19) August 19, 1993 (age 26)
Lee's Summit, Missouri
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:320 lb (145 kg)
Career information
High school:Lee's Summit West (Lee's Summit, MO)
College:Missouri
NFL Draft:2016 / Round: 4 / Pick: 128
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2019
Games played:50
Games started:18
Player stats at NFL.com

Early yearsEdit

At Missouri, Boehm was teammates with current Cardinals' teammate Markus Golden and both served as team captains for the Tigers. As a Junior in high school in 2010, Boehm was centerpiece on the Lee's Summit West High School team that won the Missouri Class 5 State Championship. As a senior in 2011, Boehm won the Thomas A. Simone Award, which is given to the most outstanding high school football player in the Kansas City Metro Area. Boehm's father, Royce, was his high school head football coach.[1]

College careerEdit

Boehm earned a verbal scholarship from Missouri when he was in eighth grade, before he even started high school. As a starter all four years at Missouri, he set a school record with 52 consecutive starts. As a freshman, he started 12 games at left guard before starting 40 consecutive games at center in his final three years after switching positions prior to his sophomore year.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Arizona CardinalsEdit

Boehm was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the fourth round, 128th overall, in the 2016 NFL Draft.[2]

Boehm entered the 2017 season as the Cardinals starting right guard. He started the first five games before losing the starting job to Earl Watford. He then started the final three games at right guard in place of the injured Watford.

On September 2, 2018, Boehm was waived by the Cardinals.[3]

Los Angeles RamsEdit

On September 4, 2018, Boehm was signed to the Los Angeles Rams' practice squad.[4]

Indianapolis ColtsEdit

On October 8, 2018, Boehm was signed by the Indianapolis Colts off the Rams' practice squad.[5] He played in 11 games, starting four at center in place of an injured Ryan Kelly.

Miami DolphinsEdit

On August 30, 2019, Boehm was traded to the Miami Dolphins along with an undisclosed 2020 draft pick for an undisclosed 2020 draft pick.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Odegard, Kyle (May 5, 2016). "Evan Boehm Ready To Compete". AZCardinals.com. Retrieved November 27, 2016.
  2. ^ "Cardinals take center Evan Boehm in 4th round of NFL draft". AZcentral.com.
  3. ^ Urban, Darren (September 2, 2018). "Cardinals Undergo Roster Changes, Build Practice Squad". AZCardinals.com.
  4. ^ "Rams Round Out Practice Squad with OL Evan Boehm". TheRams.com. September 4, 2018.
  5. ^ Walker, Andrew (October 8, 2018). "Colts Place Starting Guard Matt Slauson On IR; Sign Center/Guard Evan Boehm". Colts.com.
  6. ^ "Dolphins Acquire C/G Evan Boehm". MiamiDolphins.com. August 30, 2019. Retrieved August 30, 2019.

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