NFL linebacker Nick Bolton plays for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He weighs 108 kg and is 1.8 meters tall. As a senior at Lone Star High School, he made 130 tackles and five interceptions; as a junior, he made 111 tackles and one interception. While a student at Missouri University, he participated in collegiate football with the Missouri Tigers.
As a true freshman in 2018 at Missouri, he played in all 13 games and recorded 22 tackles and one sack. After compiling 103 tackles, two interceptions, and one sack as a sophomore in 2019, he was named first-team All-SEC.
He was among the best linebackers in the country the whole 2019 season. As the top linebacker in the Southeastern Conference, he earned a season grade of 91.1 from Pro Football Focus. He played in ten games in 2020, accumulating 95 tackles and two sacks for the season. He was again chosen for the first team of the SEC.
He made a name for himself that year as one of the top linebackers in the country and was nominated for the Butkus Award. With the 58th overall choice in the 2021 NFL Draft, Bolton was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs. He committed to the Chiefs in May 2021 with a $5.84 million deal.
What Is Nick Bolton Jersey Number?
Nick Bolton wears jersey number 32 for the Kansas City Chiefs.