Open main menu

Reese Dismukes (born October 20, 1992) is an American football center who is currently a free agent.

Reese Dismukes
Free agent
Position:Guard / Center
Personal information
Born: (1992-10-20) October 20, 1992 (age 27)
Spanish Fort, Alabama
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:300 lb (136 kg)
Career information
High school:Spanish Fort (AL)
College:Auburn
Undrafted:2015
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Early yearsEdit

Dismukes attended Spanish Fort High School in Spanish Fort, Alabama, where he played football and competed in track. He was a four-star recruit by Rivals.com and was ranked as the number one center in his class.[1] He committed to Auburn University in April 2010 to play college football.[2]

College careerEdit

Dismukes started all 13 games at center as a freshman in 2011. As a sophomore in 2012, he started all 10 games he played in, missing two due to injury. Dismukes started all 14 games as a junior in 2013 and was a first team All-SEC selection.[3] Dismukes entered his senior season in 2014 as a fourth-year starter.[4][5] He again started all 13 games, winning the Rimington Trophy and being named a consensus All-American.[6][7] He ended his career starting all 50 games he played in.[8]

Professional careerEdit

Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

On May 2, 2015, Dismukes was signed as an undrafted free agent. On September 5, 2015, he was waived.[9] On September 6, 2015, Dismukes was signed to the Steelers' practice squad.[10] On September 8, 2015, he was released from practice squad.

Carolina PanthersEdit

On October 27, 2015, Dismukes was signed to the Panthers' practice squad. On November 23, 2015, he was released from practice squad. On November 24, 2015, he was re-signed to the practice squad. On February 7, 2016, Dismukes's Panthers played in Super Bowl 50. In the game, the Panthers fell to the Denver Broncos by a score of 24–10.[11] On August 28, 2016, Dismukes was waived by the Panthers.[12]

Denver BroncosEdit

On December 28, 2016, Dismukes was signed to the Broncos' practice squad.[13]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rivals.com
  2. ^ Spanish Fort's Reese Dismukes commits to Auburn (UPDATED with quotes)
  3. ^ Auburn center Reese Dismukes has requested evaluation from NFL Draft Advisory Board
  4. ^ Auburn's Reese Dismukes 'an extension of the coaches' as he enters fourth year as starter
  5. ^ Center of attention: Reese Dismukes among nation's best
  6. ^ Auburn's Reese Dismukes wins Rimington Trophy as nation's top center
  7. ^ Reese Dismukes becomes Auburn's first consensus All-American since 2010
  8. ^ Outback Bowl will mark 50th start for Auburn’s Dismukes
  9. ^ "Steelers reduce roster to 53 players; sign cornerback Ross Cockrell". Steelers.com. September 5, 2015. Retrieved March 2, 2017.
  10. ^ "Steelers sign 10 players to the Practice Squad". Steelers.com. September 6, 2015. Retrieved January 31, 2017.
  11. ^ "Super Bowl 50 - Denver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers - February 7th, 2016". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved August 7, 2017.
  12. ^ Strickland, Bryan. "Panthers announce first cuts". Panthers.com.
  13. ^ DiLalla, Aric (December 28, 2016). "Broncos sign three players to practice squad". DenverBroncos.com.

External linksEdit