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Jeff Tarpinian
LB #53
Height:
6-3
Weight:
240
Age:
27
College:
Iowa
Hometown:
Omaha, Nebraska
Experience:
2

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Biography

Jeff Tarpinian was signed by the New England Patriots to the practice squad on Nov. 13, 2012 ... Originally signed by New England as a rookie free agent (7/27/11) ... Released by New England (8/31/12) ... Signed by New England to the practice squad (9/1/12) ... Signed by New England to the 53-man roster from the practice squad (10/20/12) ... Released by New England (11/12/12).

CAREER TRANSACTIONS
Jeff Tarpinian was signed by the New England Patriots to the practice squad on Nov. 13, 2012 ... Originally signed by New England as a rookie free agent (7/27/11) ... Released by New England (8/31/12) ... Signed by New England to the practice squad (9/1/12) ... Signed by New England to the 53-man roster from the practice squad (10/20/12) ... Released by New England (11/12/12).

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2012 (3/0)
  • Made his season debut on special teams in the overtime win vs. N.Y. Jets (10/21).

2011 (7/1, 0/0)
  • Made the 53-man roster after joining the team as a rookie free agent.
  • Appeared in seven games and made one start. Finished the season with four tackles on defense and eight special teams tackles.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve with a head injury on Nov. 24, 2011.
  • Inactive due to injury vs. Kansas City (11/21).
  • Made his first career start at linebacker and registered four tackles in a win at the N.Y. Jets (11/13) on Sunday Night Football.
  • Saw his first NFL action vs. Buffalo (9/25).


COLLEGE
  • Began his college career at Iowa as a defensive back before moving to linebacker during the spring of 2007 following his redshirt freshman season.
  • Was a top special teams player as well as a starter at linebacker during his career.
  • Recorded 97 total tackles, two sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.


PERSONAL
  • Born Oct. 16, 1987 in Omaha, Neb.
  • Was named the Nebraska Gatorade Player of the Year and won a pair of state titles as an option quarterback.
  • Majored in Accounting.

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