Reese Dismukes

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Reese Dismukes
Free agent
Position:Guard / Center
Personal information
Born: (1992-10-20) October 20, 1992 (age 26)
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

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

Early years[edit]

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 career[edit]

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 career[edit]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

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 Panthers[edit]

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 Broncos[edit]

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

References[edit]

  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.

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