Ty Powell (born April 27, 1988) is a retired American football linebacker. Although his birthplace is Marina, California, Ty has long maintained that his hometown is Jay, Oklahoma.[citation needed] He played college football at Harding. He was drafted in the seventh round, 231 overall by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2013 NFL Draft.

Ty Powell
No. 48, 57, 58
Position:Linebacker, Middle Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1988-04-27) April 27, 1988 (age 31)
Marina, California
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:249 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school:Seaside (CA)
College:Harding
NFL Draft:2013 / Round: 7 / Pick: 231
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Total tackles:23
Sacks:1.0
Forced fumbles:0
Fumble recoveries:0
Interceptions:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Professional careerEdit

Seattle SeahawksEdit

He was selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the seventh round (231 overall pick) of the 2013 NFL Draft.[1]

On September 11, 2013, Powell was signed to the Seahawks practice squad,[2] and he was released on September 12, 2013.[3]

New York GiantsEdit

On September 24, Powell was signed to the New York Giants

Buffalo BillsEdit

The Buffalo Bills signed Powell off of the Giants practice squad on October 8, 2013.

Philadelphia EaglesEdit

On May 17, 2016, Powell signed with the Philadelphia Eagles. On June 9, 2016, Powell announced his retirement from football

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seahawks select LB Ty Powell with No. 231 overall pick". thenewstribune.com. Retrieved April 27, 2013.
  2. ^ http://www.seahawks.com/news/press/article-1/Tight-end-Kellen-Davis-signed-Linebacker-Allen-Bradford-released/9016a07d-78c6-4f0e-98f9-18108fd26ab0
  3. ^ Seattle Seahawks [@Seahawks] (12 September 2013). "WR Tyrone Walker & LB Ty Powell have been released from the practice squad. DT Michael Brooks & G Jared Smith have signed in their place" (Tweet) – via Twitter.

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