Zaire Anderson

Zaire Anderson

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Anderson in 2015
No. 50Denver Broncos
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-08-18) August 18, 1992
Place of birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania[1]
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school: Philadelphia (PA) Frankford
College: Nebraska
Undrafted: 2015
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 10, 2016
Tackles: 8
Sacks: 0
Player stats at

Zaire Anderson (born August 18, 1992) is a linebacker for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL).[2] He played college football at Nebraska.[1]

College career

Anderson started 18 of 28 games in three seasons at Nebraska after beginning his college career at Riverside City College. He registered 159 tackles (77 solo), five sacks, six passes defensed, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries. He led the Cornhuskers with 103 tackles in addition to recording two sacks, five passes defensed, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries as a senior, earning honorable-mention All-Big Ten Conference honors.[2]

Professional career

Anderson was signed by the Broncos as an undrafted free agent on May 2, 2015. He was waived on September 5, 2015 and was signed to the Broncos' practice squad on September 6, where he spent his entire rookie season.

Anderson earned a Super Bowl ring as a member of the Broncos in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.


  1. 1 2 "ZAIRE ANDERSON". Nebraska Huskers. Nebraska Huskers. Retrieved 16 February 2016.
  2. 1 2 "Players". Denver Broncos. Denver Broncos. Retrieved 16 February 2016.

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