Christian Yount

Christian Yount
Yount in 2012
No. 57     Cleveland Browns
Long snapper
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-07-08) July 8, 1988
Place of birth: San Pedro, California
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 256 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school: Las Flores (CA) Tesoro
College: UCLA
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2011 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Games played 44
Tackles 5
Fumble recoveries 0
Stats at NFL.com

Christian Alexander Yount (born July 8, 1988) is an American football long snapper for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2011. Yount played college football for the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA).

Professional career

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

After going unselected in the 2011 NFL Draft, Yount signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Originally, he made the roster out of training camp, but was released by the team on September 14, only to be re-signed on September 17. He was waived again on October 25.

Cleveland Browns

Yount signed with the Cleveland Browns on November 29, 2011.[1]

He signed a five-year contract extension on August 6, 2013.[2]

References

  1. ^ Cleveland Browns sign long snapper Christian Yount to replace Ryan Pontbriand
  2. ^ "Christian Yount signs extension". ESPN.com. August 6, 2013. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 

External links

  • Cleveland Browns bio
  • UCLA Bruins football bio


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