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Austin Blythe
C #66
Height:
6-3
Weight:
300
Age:
25
College:
Iowa
Hometown:
Williamsburg, IA
Experience:
2

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Biography

TRANSACTIONS: Claimed by the Rams off waivers (5/16/17)...waived by the Colts (5/15/17)...drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the seventh round (No. 248 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft.

2016 SEASON: Competed in eight games and made one start at right tackle...saw action in his first career NFL game as an eligible lineman and on special teams in a Week 3 win against San Diego (9/25)...first career start at right guard in a Week 4 contest against Jacksonville...participated on special teams Weeks 5-9 and Week 15.

COLLEGE: Saw action in 52 games with 51 starts as a four-year starter for Iowa...helped bolster a Hawkeye offensive line that allowed the team to start the 2015 campaign 12-0 and earn a spot in the Big Ten Championship and Rose Bowl games...started all 14 games in 2015 and named a team captain...an All-American third-team selection by Associated Press...in 2014, started all 13 games including six games at C, one at RG, and the final six at LG...started all 13 games at C in 2013 and helped the Hawkeyes to an 8-4 record and an Outback Bowl appearance as a redshirt sophomore...played in 10 games earning nine starts at right guard as a redshirt freshman in 2012...redshirted as a true freshman in 2011.

PERSONAL: Attended Williamsburg (Iowa) High School where he was a senior captain, two-time first team all-state selection, three-time first team all-district and All-America honorable mention...a member of the high school wrestling team where he earned three consecutive state heavyweight wrestling titles and placed second as a freshman...holds the state record with 143 career pins...studied communications at Iowa.

TRANSACTIONS: Claimed by the Rams off waivers (5/16/17)...waived by the Colts (5/15/17)...drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the seventh round (No. 248 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft.

2016 SEASON: Competed in eight games and made one start at right tackle...saw action in his first career NFL game as an eligible lineman and on special teams in a Week 3 win against San Diego (9/25)...first career start at right guard in a Week 4 contest against Jacksonville...participated on special teams Weeks 5-9 and Week 15.

COLLEGE: Saw action in 52 games with 51 starts as a four-year starter for Iowa...helped bolster a Hawkeye offensive line that allowed the team to start the 2015 campaign 12-0 and earn a spot in the Big Ten Championship and Rose Bowl games...started all 14 games in 2015 and named a team captain...an All-American third-team selection by Associated Press...in 2014, started all 13 games including six games at C, one at RG, and the final six at LG...started all 13 games at C in 2013 and helped the Hawkeyes to an 8-4 record and an Outback Bowl appearance as a redshirt sophomore...played in 10 games earning nine starts at right guard as a redshirt freshman in 2012...redshirted as a true freshman in 2011.

PERSONAL: Attended Williamsburg (Iowa) High School where he was a senior captain, two-time first team all-state selection, three-time first team all-district and All-America honorable mention...a member of the high school wrestling team where he earned three consecutive state heavyweight wrestling titles and placed second as a freshman...holds the state record with 143 career pins...studied communications at Iowa.

 

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