For the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League, linebacker Nick Bolton plays professional football. He is 1.8 meters tall and weighs 108 kilos. At Lone Star High School, he made 111 tackles and one interception as a junior and 130 tackles and five interceptions as a senior. He attended the University of Missouri, where he participated in NCAA football for the Missouri Tigers.
He played in all 13 of Missouri’s games as a true freshman in 2018, recording 22 tackles and one sack. As a sophomore in 2019, he amassed 103 tackles, two interceptions, and one sack, earning first-team All-SEC honors.
For the duration of the whole 2019 season, he was among the best linebackers in the country. Pro Football Focus gave him a season grade of 91.1, making him the best linebacker in the SEC. He participated in all 10 of his games in 2020, accumulating 95 tackles and two sacks for the year. He was once more chosen for the SEC’s first team.
He distinguished himself as one of the top linebackers in the country during that campaign, earning a Butkus Award nomination. The Kansas City Chiefs selected Bolton with the 58th overall choice in the 2021 NFL Draft. He agreed to a $5.84 million contract in May 2021 to play for the Chiefs.
Where Did Nick Bolton Grow Up?
Nick Bolton was born and raised in Frisco, Texas in the United States.