Wilson with the Los Angeles Rams in the 2018 NFL peaseason
|Born:||August 19, 1992|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||238 lb (108 kg)|
|High school:||Thomas Jefferson|
|NFL Draft:||2015 / Round: 4 / Pick: 118|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2018|
|Player stats at PFR|
Wilson attended Jefferson High School in Tampa, Florida, where he played football and ran track. In football, he played linebacker, tight end and punter. As a junior, he recorded 92 tackles, nine sacks and two interceptions. As a senior, he recorded 90 tackles, 18 sacks and six forced fumbles on defense, and also caught 19 passes for 258 yards and five touchdowns on offense. In track & field, Wilson competed as a sprinter, running the 200-meter dash, and as a shot putter and discus thrower. In addition, he also bench-pressed 350 pounds and squatted 470 pounds.
Regarded as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, Wilson was ranked as the No. 229 player in the country, No. 58 player in Florida and No. 12 linebacker. According to Scout.com, he was rated a three-star recruit, and was ranked as the No. 27 outside linebacker in the country. He committed to play college football at the University of Georgia in January 2011.
Wilson was a backup his first two seasons at Georgia. He appeared in 18 games, recording 10 tackles. As a junior in 2013, Wilson was a first year starter, starting 12 of 13 games. He finished the season with a SEC-leading 133 tackles and also had four sacks. He was named a first team All-SEC selection for his play.
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yard dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert jump||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 2 in
|10 5⁄8 in
|4.77 s||1.65 s||2.76 s||4.51 s||7.39 s||35 in
|9 ft 3 in
|All values from NFL Combine/Georgia's Pro Day|
Kansas City ChiefsEdit
On May 11, 2015, the Kansas City Chiefs signed Wilson to a four-year, $2.80 million contract.
Ramik recovered a fumble for his first NFL touchdown against the Chicago Bears on October 11, 2015.
Los Angeles RamsEdit
- "Jefferson HS - 5 School : Track Meet #1 Results". Fl.milesplit.com. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
- "Florida high school sports | Jefferson LB Ramik Wilson commits to Georgia". Tampabay.com. January 10, 2011. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
- "Georgia's Ramik Wilson back for more". Times Free Press. July 24, 2014. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
- "Ramik Wilson's rapid rise leads to All-SEC honors". Times Free Press. December 20, 2013. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
- "NFL Draft Profile: Ramik Wilson". NFL.com. Retrieved January 26, 2018.
- "Spotrac.com: Ramik Wilson contract". spotrac.com. Retrieved January 26, 2018.
- "Chiefs Announce Additional Roster Moves". Chiefs.com. September 4, 2016.
- "Chiefs add linebacker Ramik Wilson, three others to practice squad". KansasCity.com. September 6, 2016.
- "Chiefs Announce Roster Moves". Chiefs.com. October 18, 2016.
- Simmons, Myles (March 22, 2018). "Rams Agree to Terms with Ramik Wilson". TheRams.com.