For the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, Devante Bond plays linebacker. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. He participated in collegiate football at Oklahoma.
Bond was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft, going 183rd overall. On September 23, 2016, he was placed on injured reserve because of a hamstring injury.
On September 24, 2017, he played against the Minnesota Vikings in his first NFL game. On October 5, 2017, he made his first tackle of the year against the New England Patriots.
Bond joined the Dallas Cowboys practice squad on December 30, 2021. On January 18, 2022, he agreed to a reserve/future deal with the Cowboys. After sustaining a season-ending knee injury during OTAs, he was placed on injured reserve on July 8, 2022.
How Good Is Devante Bond?
Bond possesses untapped athleticism and outstanding measurables for the position of linebacker.
He has the tools to outrun collegiate blocks to the ball in his pass-rush settings due to his inherent athletic abilities.
What Happened To Devante Bond?
Bond entered his senior season with only four games of starting experience due to an ankle ailment (and limited field experience in general after starting only three games in 2014).