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Jason Kyle

Jason Kyle
No. 57, 56
Position: Long snapper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-05-12) May 12, 1972
Place of birth: Tempe, Arizona
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College: Arizona State
NFL draft: 1995 / Round: 4 / Pick: 126
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Jason Campbell Kyle (born May 12, 1972 in Tempe, Arizona) is a former American football long snapper. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth round of the 1995 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona State.

Kyle also played for the Cleveland Browns, San Francisco 49ers, Carolina Panthers, and New Orleans Saints.

Kyle was the long snapper for the Saints during their Super Bowl winning 2009 season and for the first nine games of 2010, but due to a shoulder injury he was then placed on the injured reserve list, ending his season.[1]

Contents

  • College 1
  • NFL 2
  • ProPlayerConnect 3
  • Press Coffee 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

College

Kyle received a full athletic scholarship to Arizona State University as a linebacker where he led the Pac-10 in tackles. He was chosen to play in the East/West Shrine Game, Senior Bowl, and the Blue/Grey Game. Academically, he received the Sun Angel Chairman’s Award, First Team Academic All-Pacific-10 Award, and Maroon and Gold Scholar Athlete Award. He earned a marketing degree.

NFL

Drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in 1995 as a linebacker. Over the career of sixteen years Jason moved from linebacker to long snapping. Played his last season in 2010 with the New Orleans Saints and was a member of the 2010 Super Bowl Champions. Jason also served on the board of directors for the NFLPA.

ProPlayerConnect

Founder/CEO 2008-12 ProPlayerConnect.com is a digital marketing and social commerce platform for professional athletes, businesses and fans.

Designed to empower professional athletes from all sports, active and retired to use the web to grow, control and monetize their individual brands. Pro Player Connect enables registered athletes to connect directly and securely with businesses, creating business and revenue opportunities outside the playing environment. We then help build communities around the individual athletes, further connecting them to opportunities not available through traditional or mainstream channels.

Pro Player Connect’s athlete community has grown to over 3,000 professional athletes, larger than any other online sports property whose membership is exclusively by request and verification, and over 1,100 businesses who have posted over 180,000 offers to our members.

Press Coffee

Jason is co/owner of Press Coffee based in Arizona.

References

  1. ^ "Saints place Kyle on IR, sign Ingram", Associated Press at SI.com, November 20, 2010.

External links

  • New Orleans Saints bio
  • Bet Cam
  • ProPlayerConnect
  • ProPlayerConnect Receives $3MM Funding
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