Luke Kuechly

Date of Birth
Apr 19, 1991
College
Boston College
Height
6-3
Weight
238 lbs

Luke Kuechly

Bio

Luke Kuechly is a linebacker for the Carolina Panthers. He was a two-time All-American at Boston College and was drafted by the Panthers in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

EARLY YEARS

Kuechly was born on April 20, 1991 in Cincinnati, Ohio. While at St. Xavier High School, he played linebacker and safety. As a junior, he led his team to a Division 1 Ohio state title and had 147 tackles, six sacks, and two interceptions. He followed season with 130 tackles as a senior.

He was considered a three-star recruit and was listed as the 44th-best outside linebacker in the nation. He chose to go to Boston College over Virginia, Duke, and Stanford.

BOSTON COLLEGE

As a true freshman, Kuechly became the starter. He led the team and the ACC with 158 tackles and was named the ACC Defensive Rookie o...