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Trevon Antonio Young (born April 1, 1995) is an American football outside linebacker for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Louisville. He attended Des Moines Abraham Lincoln High School in Des Moines, Iowa.

Trevon Young
No. 49 – Los Angeles Rams
Position:Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1995-04-01) April 1, 1995 (age 24)
Des Moines, Iowa
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:259 lb (117 kg)
Career information
High school:Lincoln (Des Moines, Iowa)
College:Louisville
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 6 / Pick: 205
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

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High school careerEdit

Young was a three-year starter and two-time first team all-conference linebacker for the Railsplitters; in three seasons Young ammassed 112 tackles, 87 of those solo, nine tackles for loss, an interception and two fumbles recoveries. On offense he caught 29 passes for 442 yards and eight touchdowns, punted 29 times for a 33.5 average, and had 40 kickoffs for a 43.7-yard average. Young also returned seven kickoffs for 201 yards, a 28.7 yard average, and had two rushes for 3 yards. In 2011, his junior year, Young led Lincoln with 61 tackles, 47 solos; caught 11 passes for 170 yards and three touchdowns for a 9-2 squad that won the Central Iowa Metro League's Metro conference title. His senior season he played in just five games but accounted for 29 tackles, caught 11 passes for 197 yards and three touchdowns, as well as punting 25 times for a 33.8-yard average with a long of 57 yards.

College careerEdit

Young played college football for University of Louisville. In 2017 he had 12 tackles for losses, including 4 1/2 sacks after sitting out the prior season with a hip injury.

Professional careerEdit

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 3 78 in
(1.93 m)
258 lb
(117 kg)
4.78 s 1.62 s 2.74 s 4.40 s 6.99 s 33 in
(0.84 m)
9 ft 6 in
(2.90 m)
25 reps
All values from NFL Combine[1]

Los Angeles RamsEdit

Young was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the sixth round (205th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.[2] He was waived by the Rams on November 5, 2018 and was re-signed to the practice squad.[3][4] He was promoted to the active roster on December 11, 2018.[5] He played 2 games in 2018 and recorded one fumble recovery.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.draftscout.com/ratings/dsprofile.php?pyid=128516&draftyear=2018&genpos=DE
  2. ^ "Los Angeles Rams select Louisville EDGE Trevon Young". TurfShowTimes.com. April 28, 2018. Retrieved June 11, 2018.
  3. ^ Simmons, Myles (November 5, 2018). "Rams Activate Okoronkwo to Active Roster". TheRams.com.
  4. ^ "Rams bring back Trevon Young, J.J. Dielman on practice squad". The Rams. USA Today. November 7, 2018.
  5. ^ Simmons, Myles (December 11, 2018). "Malcolm Brown, Dominique Hatfield Placed on Injured Reserve". TheRams.com.

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