American Football Database
American Football Database
Korey Toomer
Toomer in the 2012 preseason.
No. 59     Seattle Seahawks
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-12-09) December 9, 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth: Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
High School: Shadow Ridge (NV)
Career information
College: Idaho
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 5 / Pick: 154
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Seattle Seahawks ( 2012–present)
Roster status: active roster
Career highlights and awards

Korey Toomer (born December 9, 1988) is a professional football player, a linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League, selected in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

A junior college transfer from Arizona Western in Yuma, Toomer played his final two years of college football at Idaho in the WAC. He saw action on special teams and as a reserve linebacker as a junior in 2009 and redshirted in 2010, after breaking his hand in fall camp. As a senior in 2011, Toomer started at linebacker and also saw late season action on offense as a fullback, and was the team's MVP.

Toomer was among the Seahawks' last cuts in 2012[1] and was signed to the practice squad.[2]

Early years

Born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, Son of Pamelisa and Kyle Toomer, Toomer is a 2007 graduate of Shadow Ridge High School.


External links

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