Keishawn Bierria
Bierria in the 2018 NFL season
No. 44 – Edmonton Elks
Position:Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1995-07-26) July 26, 1995 (age 26)
Carson, California
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
High school:Narbonne
(Harbor City, California)
College:Washington
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 6 / Pick: 217
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
CFL status:American
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 4, 2019
Total tackles:5
Sacks:0.0
Forced fumbles:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Keishawn Bierra (born July 26, 1995) is an American football linebacker for the Edmonton Elks of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football for Washington. He had five fumble recoveries in 2016, leading the Football Bowl Subdivision. Bierra had 60 tackles (four for loss), two forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries in 2017.

Professional career

Denver Broncos

Bierria was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round (217th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.[1]

On October 1, 2019, Bierria was waived by the Broncos.[2]

Jacksonville Jaguars

On October 29, 2019, Bierria was signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars practice squad.

Arizona Cardinals

On December 18, 2019, Bierria was signed by the Arizona Cardinals off the Jaguars practice squad.[3] On April 30, 2020, Bierria was released by the Cardinals.[4]

Edmonton Elks

On February 25, 2021, Bierria was signed by the Edmonton Elks of the Canadian Football League.[5]

References

  1. ^ "Broncos select linebacker, Keishawn Bierria in the sixth round of the 2018 NFL Draft". MileHighReport.com. April 28, 2018. Retrieved June 2, 2018.
  2. ^ Swanson, Ben (October 1, 2019). "Broncos sign Jeremiah Attaochu and Calvin Anderson, place Bradley Chubb on injured reserve, waive Keishawn Bierria". DenverBroncos.com.
  3. ^ Urban, Darren (December 18, 2019). "Tanner Vallejo, Kevin Peterson Placed On Injured Reserve". AZCardinals.com.
  4. ^ Urban, Darren (April 30, 2020). "Cardinals Release Keishawn Bierria, Lyndon Johnson". AZCardinals.com.
  5. ^ "EE Football Team adds three". esks.com. February 25, 2021.