Curtis Bolton

LB

#40

Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 24

Weight: 228 lbs

College: Oklahoma

2019 SEASON

  • TCKLS
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT

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Biography

Spent the entire 2019 season with Green Bay on injured reserve (knee) after getting injured in the third preseason game…Signed by the Packers as an undrafted free agent on May 3, 2019…Played in 34 games with 14 starts over four seasons for the Sooners (2015-18) and totaled 155 tackles (70 solo), 13 tackles for a loss, 4½ sacks, two fumble recoveries and two passes defensed…As a senior in 2018, started all 14 games at linebacker and earned honorable mention All-Big 12 recognition from the league's coaches after ranking No. 2 on the team, No. 3 in the conference and No. 22 nationally with an average of 9.9 tackles per game…Set career highs in tackles (139), solo tackles (58), tackles for a loss (12), sacks (4½) and fumble recoveries (two)…Scored three TDs (two on special teams and one on defense)…Registered six tackles (three solo), a tackle for a loss and his first career TD with a blocked-punt recovery in the end zone in the season opener vs. Florida Atlantic (Sept. 1), earning him Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week honors…Set a career high with 23 tackles (eight solo), the fourth most in a single game in school history, vs. Army (Sept. 22)…Recorded a team-high 10 tackles (five solo) and a tackle for a loss and returned a blocked punt 9 yards for a TD vs. Kansas (Nov. 10)…With the Sooners leading by three in the fourth quarter of the regular-season finale at West Virginia (Nov. 23), picked up a fumble forced by DL Kenneth Mann on his sack of QB Will Grier and returned it 48 yards for a TD, halting the Mountaineers' comeback effort…Also registered 10 tackles (six solo) in the game…Led the team with 10 tackles (three solo) in a win vs. Texas (Dec. 1) in the Big 12 Championship Game…As a junior in 2017, played in four games and registered five tackles (three solo)…Posted a season-high three tackles (two solo) vs. UTEP (Sept. 2)…Added a solo tackle at Baylor (Sept. 23) before suffering a season-ending ankle injury…As a sophomore in 2016, played in the final 12 games of the season, primarily on special teams, tallying 11 tackles (nine solo) and a tackle for a loss…Notched three tackles on special teams vs. Kansas State (Oct. 15)…Recorded a special teams tackle and a tackle for a loss vs. Kansas (Oct. 29)…Appeared in four games as a redshirt freshman in 2015…Made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Akron (Sept. 5)…Also saw action vs. West Virginia (Oct. 3), vs. Texas (Oct. 10) and at Kansas State (Oct. 17)…Earned his degree in criminology…Attended Vista Murrieta High School in Murrieta, Calif., where he lettered in football for three years, seeing time at defensive end and outside linebacker…Totaled 109 tackles (75 solo), 13 sacks, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery as a senior in 2013…Lives in San Diego, Calif. …Given name Curtis Giles Charles Bolton III; born in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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