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Evan Weaver 2020 Arizona Cardinals Headshot

Evan Weaver

ILB

#50

Experience: R

Height: 6-3

Age: 22

Weight: 235 lbs

College: California

2020 SEASON

  • TCKLS
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT

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Biography

NoteCARDS:

  • Selected by the Cardinals in the sixth round (202nd overall) of the 2020 NFL Draft out of the University of California.
  • A consensus first-team All-American and Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, Weaver posted a school-record 182 tackles as a senior in 2019. Led the nation at the FBS level in total tackles and solo tackles last season.
  • Played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson, Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe and Chase Field in Phoenix (2018 Cheez-It Bowl) during his college career. Now with the Cardinals, he will add State Farm Stadium to that list.

COLLEGE CAREER:

Played in 49 of 50 possible games in four seasons at Cal, including 31 starts … started the final 26 games of his college career … posted career totals of 412 tackles, 23 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks, two INTs (one returned for a TD), 13 passes defended, three forced fumbles and six QB hurries … finished fourth on Cal's all-time list for career tackles … a two-time first-team All-Pac-12 selection and 2019 Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year … had a career-long streak of 12 straight contests with double-digit tackles that included the final seven games of his junior season and first five contests of his senior campaign … led or co-led Cal in tackles 24 times during his career, including 12 times as a senior, 11 occasions as a junior as well as once as a sophomore in 2017 … one of only three FBS players since 2000 to have three career games of 20+ tackles … the only Pac-12 player since 2000 with multiple career games of 20+ tackles.

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