Thomas Keiser
Keiser with the Carolina Panthers
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-03-28) March 28, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth: Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Stanford
Undrafted in 2011
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Carolina Panthers ( 2011 2012)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Tackles     40
Sacks     9
Forced Fumbles     0
Interceptions     2

Thomas Keiser (born March 28, 1989) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. Keiser played college football at Stanford University.

Early yearsEdit

Keiser attended high school at North Allegheny Senior High School and played for the Tigers before graduating in 2007.

College careerEdit

Keiser played college football at Stanford. He entered the 2011 NFL Draft after his junior season.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Carolina Panthers Edit

Keiser was signed by the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted free agent on July 30, 2011. He was waived on September 4, 2011, but was re-signed to the Panthers’ practice squad on September 6, 2011. Keiser was signed to the active roster on November 8, 2011. He was waived by the Panthers on May 13, 2013.

San Diego Chargers Edit

Keiser signed with the San Diego Chargers on May 17, 2013. He was released on August 31, 2013, but was signed to the Chargers' practice squad on September 1, 2013. Keiser was signed to the active roster on October 1, 2013. Keiser proved to be a physical linebacker, playing 12 games, while starting 3, collecting 21 tackles, 4.5 sacks, and an interception. Keiser intercepted Peyton Manning in week 15 to seal the game and win for the chargers. He was released on August 30, 2014.

Arizona CardinalsEdit

Keiser was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Cardinals on August 31, 2014. He was released on November 14, 2014.

San Jose SaberCatsEdit

Keiser was assigned to the San Jose SaberCats of the Arena Football League (AFL) on December 3, 2014.[2] He was placed on reassignment on March 27, 2015.


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