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Sam Young
OT #74
Height:
6-8
Weight:
320
Age:
28
College:
Notre Dame
Hometown:
Coral Springs, Fla.
Experience:
6
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 58 13
2015 JAC 16 3
2014 JAC 9 6
2013 JAC 11 0
2013 BUF 4 0
2012 BUF 12 4
2011 BUF 4 0
2010 DAL 2 0
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 CAR L 9-20
2 MIA W 23-20
3 @NE L 17-51
4 @IND L 13-16
5 @TB L 31-38
6 HOU L 20-31
7 BUF W 34-31
9 @NYJ L 23-28
10 @BAL W 22-20
11 TEN W 19-13
12 SD L 25-31
13 @TEN L 39-42
14 IND W 51-16
15 ATL L 17-23
16 @NO L 27-38
17 @HOU L 6-30

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Biography

Fifth-year OT who was claimed off waivers (Buffalo) on Oct. 8, 2013 … Drafted in the sixth round by Dallas in 2010 and played in two games before being waived on Sept. 5, 2011 … Played in 20 games with four starts (all in 2012) for the Bills after being claimed off waivers (via Dallas) on Sept. 6, 2011 … Played in four games for Buffalo in 2012 before being released on Oct. 7, 2013.

TRANSACTIONS: Originally drafted in the sixth round (179th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys … Waived by the Cowboys on 09/05/11 … Claimed by the Buffalo Bills off waivers (via Dallas) on 09/06/11 … Waived by the Bills on 10/07/13 … Claimed by the Jacksonville Jaguars off waivers (via Buffalo) on 10/08/13.

PRO: Fifth-year OT who was claimed off waivers (Buffalo) on Oct. 8, 2013 … Drafted in the sixth round by Dallas in 2010 and played in two games before being waived on Sept. 5, 2011 … Played in 20 games with four starts (all in 2012) for the Bills after being claimed off waivers (via Dallas) on Sept. 6, 2011 … Played in four games for Buffalo in 2012 before being released on Oct. 7, 2013.

2015: 9/13 vs. CAR: Replaced LT Luke Joeckel, who left the game with an ankle injury, and played 28 snaps on offense ... 9/20 vs. MIA: Started at LT, helping the Jaguars rush for 123 yards and did not allow a sack ... 9/27 at N.E.: Started at LT in the team’s road opener ... 10/4 at IND: Saw action on special teams ... 10/11 at T.B.: Saw action on special teams ... 10/18 vs. HOU: Saw action on special teams ... 10/25 vs. BUF: Saw action on special teams ... 11/8 at NYJ: Saw action on special teams ... 11/15 at BAL: Saw action primarily on special teams ... 11/19 vs. TEN: Saw action on special teams ... 11/29 vs. S.D.: Saw action on special teams ... 12/6 at TEN: Saw action on special teams ... 12/13 vs. IND: Saw action on special teams ... 12/20 vs. ATL: Saw action on special teams ... 12/27 at N.O.: Saw action on special teams and replaced an injured Jermey Parnell at RT ...


2014: Started a career-high six games ... 9/7 at PHI: Saw action on special teams ... 9/14 at WAS: Saw action on special teams and was inserted into the game at RT in the second half ... 9/21 at IND: Started at RT, his first career start with the Jaguars and fifth overall ... 9/28 at SD: Started at RT .. 10/5 vs. PIT: Saw action on special teams ... 10/12 at TEN: Inactive ... 10/19 vs.
CLE: Inactive ... 10/26 vs. MIA: Inactive ... 11/2 at CIN: Inactive ... 11/9 vs. DAL: Inactive ... 11/23 at IND: Inactive ... 11/30 vs. NYG: Inactive ... 12/7 vs. HOU: Started at RT ... 12/14 at BAL: Started at RT ... 12/18 vs. TEN: Started at RT and part of OL that helped club rush for 177 yards on 25 carries (7.1 avg.) with two TDs ... 12/28 at HOU: Started at RT ...

2013: Played in 15 games, four for Buffalo and 11 for Jacksonville ... Began season with Bills before being released on Oct. 7 ... Claimed off waivers by the Jaguars on Oct. 8 ... Made Jaguars debut on 10/13 at DEN and saw action on special teams ... 11/10 at TEN: Saw action on special teams and for one play at LT in the third quarter ...

2012: Appeared in a career-high 12 games with four starts for Buffalo and was only penalized one time (false start) …

2011: Saw action in four games for the Bills …

2010: Played in two games for the Cowboys after being selected in the sixth round (179th overall) out of Notre Dame.

COLLEGE: Started 50 consecutive games (school-record at the time) on the offensive line (40 at LT, 10 at RT) … In 2009, helped the Irish become one of the most prolific offenses in the country, rolling up more than 450 yards per game … Became the first freshman to start every game in his career since freshmen officially became eligible in 1972 … Named 2006 first-team Freshman All-America by The Sporting News … Majored in Management-Entrepreneurship after enrolling in the Mendoza College of Business.

PERSONAL: Attended St. Thomas Aquinas High School (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) where he played for coach George Smith … First-team All-America offensive lineman on USA Today prep All-America squad … Rated top lineman and one of 16 candidates for Parade All-America High School Player of the Year award … During his junior and senior seasons, did not allow a single sack … Named the 2005 Florida Gatorade Player of the Year in 2005 … Played in the 2006 U.S. Army All-American Bowl … Won the state title in shot put setting multiple school records at St. Thomas Aquinas … Twitter handle is @bigyoungin76.

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