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David
Knevel
#66 Offensive Lineman
David
Knevel
#66 Offensive Lineman
Height 6'8
Weight 325 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1994-10-18 (25)
Born Brantford, ON
School Nebraska
Status NAT

Born: October 18, 1994 – Brantford, Ontario
Entering 2019:   Years as Lion: 2nd   Years in CFL: 2nd   Status: National
Career Games: 16   Playoffs: 1   Grey Cup: 0

 

Acquired:
The BC Lions selected David in the third round (21st overall) of the 2018 CFL Draft.

 

Highlights:
2018: David was an important contributor for the Lions as a rookie due to his versatility. He made his CFL debut on July 7 against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and proceeded to appear in 16 regular season contests with the Leos. He saw time at guard and tackle, proving to be a valuable swingman. David served as a depth lineman in Hamilton against the Tiger-Cats in the East Division Semi-Final.

 

College:
2014-2017: David appeared in 28 games across four seasons with the University of Nebraska. He stepped into the starting lineup with the Cornhuskers as a junior in 2016, starting eight games for the Big Ten’s best pass blocking unit. Knevel played in eight games as a senior and his strong work at right tackle helped Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee eclipse 3,000 yards passing on the season.

 

Personal:
David majored in history and is a three-time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll selection. He is a four-time member of the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams. Knevel devotes much of his free time to working in the community and he has volunteered with Make-A-Wish, the Lincoln Marathon, Husker Hotline, Shop with a Jock, the Souper Bowl of Caring, Uplifting Athletes, Pilger tornado relief and local hospital visits.

Seasons

Defence

YEAR TEAM GP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
2018
BC 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019
BC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
19 0 0 0 0 0 0

Game Log

Defence

DATE WEEK OPP DT ST SACKS INT TD FF
06-29
3 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
07-20
6 SSK 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-02
21 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 0 0 0 0 0