Boston Scott plays running back in the NFL for the Philadelphia Eagles. He went to Zachary High School, where he was the top rusher and received local and state honors. He spent four seasons as a member of the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football team.
He averaged 5.7 yards per carry in his final year, rushing for 937 yards on 163 attempts. In 2017, he contributed 108.4 yards per game and 1,301 yards of total offense. The 201st overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft went to the New Orleans Saints, who selected Scott in the sixth round.
He had been added to the Saints’ initial 53-man roster before he was released and re-signed to the practice squad in September 2018. He was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles in December 2018 from the Saints’ practice squad. He had been released on August 31, 2019, as part of the team’s final roster cuts, but the following day he was re-signed to the practice squad.
He rushed for four yards to score his first career touchdown after being signed to the active roster in October 2019. Scott signed a one-year, exclusive-rights free agent tender with the Eagles in April 2021. In January 2022, he was added to the COVID list, and a week later, he was activated.
When Was Boston Scott Drafted?
Boston Scott was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the sixth round (201st overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.