Quinton Bell
No. 56 – Atlanta Falcons
Position:Outside linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1996-05-09) May 9, 1996 (age 25)
Long Beach, California
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:253 lb (115 kg)
Career information
High school:Costa Mesa (CA)
College:Prairie View A&M
NFL Draft:2019 / Round: 7 / Pick: 230
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Practice squad
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Quinton Bell (born May 9, 1996) is an American football outside linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Prairie View A&M.[1]

Professional career

Oakland Raiders

Bell was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round with the 230th overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.[2] He was waived on August 31, 2019, and re-signed to the practice squad.[3][4] He was released on October 15.[5]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

On November 5, 2019, Bell was signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad.[6] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Buccaneers on December 30, 2019.

Bell was waived by the Buccaneers on October 26, 2020,[7] and re-signed to the practice squad two days later.[8]

On February 9, 2021, Bell re-signed with the Buccaneers.[9] He was waived on August 22, 2021.[10]

Atlanta Falcons

On September 1, 2021, Bell was signed to the Atlanta Falcons practice squad.[11]

References

  1. ^ "Quinton Bell – Football". Prairie View A&M University Athletics. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  2. ^ Zwerneman, Brent (April 27, 2019). "Raiders select Prairie View A&M DE Quinton Bell in final round". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  3. ^ "Raiders announce transactions – 8.31.19". Raiders.com. August 31, 2019. Retrieved August 12, 2021.
  4. ^ Smith, Tyler J. (September 2, 2019). "Raiders finalize 10-man practice squad". Silver and Black Pride. SB Nation. Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  5. ^ Damien, Levi (October 15, 2019). "Raiders cut 7th round rookie Quinton Bell from practice squad, add Kendall Donnerson". Silver and Black Pride. SB Nation. Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  6. ^ Smith, Scott (November 6, 2019). "Bucs Place TE Antony Auclair on IR, Restock OLB Depth". Buccaneers.com. Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  7. ^ "Quinton Bell: Waived by Tampa Bay". CBSSports.com. October 26, 2020. Retrieved November 8, 2020.
  8. ^ @ScottSBucs (October 28, 2020). "The Buccaneers have brought OLB Quinton Bell back to the practice squad. He was waived from the active roster at the start of the week. Bell played in the first five games of the season on special teams" (Tweet). Retrieved November 11, 2020 – via Twitter.
  9. ^ Smith, Scott (February 9, 2021). "Bucs Sign 11 to Futures Contracts". Buccaneers.com. Retrieved March 17, 2021.
  10. ^ Smith, Scott (August 22, 2021). "Bucs Waive Five In Advance of 80-Man Deadline". Buccaneers.com.
  11. ^ "Falcons sign 15 to practice squad". AtlantaFalcons.com. September 1, 2021.