Bolton_Nick

Nick Bolton

LB

#32

Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 22

Weight: 237 lbs

College: Missouri

2021 SEASON

  • Solo
    57
  • SCK
    0
  • FF
    0
  • INT
    --
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Biography

  • Second-year linebacker enters his second NFL season with the Chiefs in 2022.
  • First career NFL start versus Cleveland (9/12/21).
  • Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (58th overall) by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2021 NFL Draft.

Career Highlights:

  • Against the Denver Broncos (1/8/21), Bolton scooped up a fumble and returned it 86 yards for a touchdown. The fumble return ties for the fourth-longest fumble return for a touchdown in franchise history. It marks Bolton's first-career fumble recovery and his first career defensive touchdown.
  • Recorded career high in tackles with 15 against Tennessee (10/24/21), including a career-high four tackles for loss in the game.
  • Led the team with 112 total tackles (70 solo, 42 assisted).
  • Led the team in tackles for loss with 11.
  • Tallied a team-high nine tackles (seven solo) to lead all Chiefs defenders in the game against Washington (10/17/21).
  • Moved into fifth place for most tackles in a season (112) by a rookie player in franchise history, passing S Greg Wesley (101, 2000).

Honors:

  • 2021 Mack Lee Hill Award winner.
  • Defensive Rookie of the Month for October.

Transactions:

Originally entered the NFL as a second-round pick (58th overall) by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2021 NFL Draft.

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WKOPPRESULTTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
18@BroncosW 28 - 2463200001
17@BengalsL 31 - 344220000
16SteelersW 36 - 10
15@ChargersW 34 - 2814740030
14RaidersW 48 - 96330000
13BroncosW 22 - 93120000
11CowboysW 19 - 94210000
10@RaidersW 41 - 144210000
9PackersW 13 - 75140000
8GiantsW 20 - 1711370000
7@TitansL 3 - 2715660000
6@Football TeamW 31 - 139720000
5BillsL 20 - 386400000
4@EaglesW 42 - 302200000
3ChargersL 24 - 307340000
2@RavensL 35 - 369710000
1BrownsW 33 - 297430000

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASONTEAMGGSTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
2021Kansas City Chiefs1612112574200301
TOTAL161211257420030000001
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