Guard Kevin Zeitler plays professionally for the National Football League’s Baltimore Ravens. He is 143 kg and 1.93 m tall. He participated in football for the Wisconsin Lutheran Vikings high school squad while attending Wisconsin Lutheran High School. He was recognized as first team all-conference, first team all-region, and second team all-area as a junior in football, where he earned a letter for three years.
He won first-team all-conference, conference lineman of the year, first-team all-region, and first-team all-area honors during his senior year. He was a football player for the Wisconsin Badgers from 2008 to 2011 while he was a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was named to the first teams of the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), the Associated Press, and Pro Football Focus, earning him recognition as a unanimous first-team All-American.
Zeitler joined the Cincinnati Bengals after college and started each of the team’s 16 games at right guard in his debut year. He had the best rating among Bengals lineman and only allowed four sacks entire season. He started 71 of the 72 games at right guard during the course of his five seasons with the Bengals. He became the highest paid guard in the NFL when he signed a five-year, $60 million contract with the Cleveland Browns in March 2017.
Zeitler was traded by the Browns to the New York Giants in March 2019. Zeitler was released by the Giants in March 2021, and the following month he agreed to a three-year, $22.5 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens.
Does Kevin Zeitler Have Any Kids?
Yes. Kevin Zeitler has two kids, a daughter named Kaleia and a son named Parker Lou who was born in 2021.