Zach Sieler
No. 92 – Miami Dolphins
Position:Defensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1995-09-07) September 7, 1995 (age 26)
Pinckney, Michigan
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:297 lb (135 kg)
Career information
High school:Pinckney (MI)
College:Ferris State
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 7 / Pick: 238
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 18, 2021
Total tackles:122
Sacks:6.5
Forced fumbles:1
Fumble recoveries:2
Pass deflections:5
Player stats at NFL.com

Zach Sieler (born September 7, 1995) is an American football defensive tackle[1] for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL).[2] He played college football at Ferris State, and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the seventh round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

Professional career

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand span 40-yard dash 10-yard split 20-yard split 20-yard shuttle Three-cone drill Vertical jump Broad jump Bench press
6 ft 5+34 in
(1.97 m)
288 lb
(131 kg)
33+34 in
(0.86 m)
10+18 in
(0.26 m)
4.84 s 1.80 s 2.77 s 4.63 s 7.14 s 29.0 in
(0.74 m)
9 ft 10 in
(3.00 m)
31 reps
All values from Pro Day[3][4]

Sieler was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the seventh round (238th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.[5]

Baltimore Ravens

On August 31, 2019, Sieler was waived by the Ravens and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[6] He was promoted to the active roster on October 5, 2019.[7] He was waived on December 4, 2019.[8]

Miami Dolphins

On December 5, 2019, Sieler was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins.[9]

On April 17, 2020, Sieler was re-signed to a one-year contract by the Dolphins.[10] He was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list by the team on July 31, 2020,[11] and was activated six days later.[12]

On November 16, 2020, the Dolphins signed Sieler to a three-year contract extension through the 2023 season.[13]

NFL career statistics

Regular season statistics
Year Team Games Tackles Interceptions Fumbles
GP GS Comb Solo Ast Sck Sfty PD Int Yds Avg Lng TD FF FR Yds TD
2018 BAL 2 0 0 0 0 0.0
2019 BAL 4 1 3 2 1 0.0
MIA 3 1 8 3 5 1.0 2
2020 MIA 16 8 45 27 18 3.5
2021 MIA 16 8 50 23 27 2.0 3 1 2 0 0
Career 41 17 106 55 51 6.5 0 5 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 2 0 0

References

  1. ^ "Zach Sieler (DE): Bio, News, Stats & more". www.miamidolphins.com. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  2. ^ "NFL Draft & Combine Profile - Zach Sieler". www.nfl.com. Retrieved April 30, 2018.
  3. ^ "Zach Sieler, Ferris State, DE, 2018 NFL Draft Scout, NCAA College Football". draftscout.com. Retrieved December 10, 2021.
  4. ^ "Baltimore Ravens select Ferris State defensive end Zach Sieler No. 238 in the 2018 NFL Draft". baltimoreravens.com. Retrieved December 10, 2021.
  5. ^ Downing, Garrett (April 28, 2018). "Round 7: Ravens Select DL Zach Sieler at No. 238". BaltimoreRavens.com. Retrieved May 19, 2018.
  6. ^ Brown, Clifton (September 1, 2019). "De'Lance Turner, Maurice Canady Among 10 Players Signed to Practice Squad". BaltimoreRavens.com.
  7. ^ Brown, Clifton (October 5, 2019). "DT Zach Sieler Promoted to 53-Man Roster". BaltimoreRavens.com.
  8. ^ Brown, Clifton (December 4, 2019). "Ravens Claim Veteran Center Off Waivers". BaltimoreRavens.com.
  9. ^ "Dolphins Sign Zach Sieler, Waive Isaiah Prince". MiamiDolphins.com. December 5, 2019.
  10. ^ @MiamiDolphins (April 17, 2020). "Defensive tackle Zach Sieler has signed his exclusive rights free agent tender" (Tweet). Retrieved April 21, 2020 – via Twitter.
  11. ^ Schad, Joe (July 31, 2020). "Miami Dolphins' Jerome Baker goes on COVID-19 list". PalmBeachPost.com. Retrieved August 1, 2020.
  12. ^ "Dolphins Make Roster Moves". MiamiDolphins.com. August 6, 2020. Retrieved August 10, 2020.
  13. ^ "Zach Sieler Signs Contract Extension". MiamiDolphins.com. Retrieved November 18, 2020.