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Kelvin Palmer 77

Kelvin  Palmer


Dallas, Texas

High School:
W.H. Adamson HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 290




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Baylor, Wofford Postgame Notes

Baylor 69, Wofford 3


Football 2013 Season Outlook

Baylor returns 15 starters and 47 letterman from last season's Holiday Bowl champion team.


Football Goes Through Third Spring Scrimmage

Bears wrap pre-Easter work with 95-play scrimmage.


Baylor, SMU Postgame Notes

Baylor 59, SMU 24


Baylor Football vs. Iowa State - 10/08/2011



Four-year letterwinner and senior starter on offensive line... Played in 2014 The College All Star Bowl following senior season... Member of senior class that played in four straight bowl games for first time in school history and earned program's first Big 12 Championship and BCS Bowl berth in 2013... 2013 starter on offensive line that powered nation's No. 1 offense... Played 45 career games (started 13), experience on special teams and one season on defensive line before entering starting lineup as senior... Averaged 88.2 percent coaches grade and totaled 52 knockdowns as senior... Has bench pressed 410 pounds and recorded 415-pound hang clean... Has squatted 615 pounds... Timed at 5.00 in 40-yard dash... Earned undergraduate degree in general studies in December 2013.

2013 (Senior): Started all 13 games, first 10 at right tackle, final three at left tackle... One of 10 players (five on offense) to start all 13 games... Starter on O-line that powered nation's No. 1 offense in total yards (618.8 ypg) and scoring (52.4 ppg) - rushing attack (259.7 ypg) led Big 12 and ranked 13th nationally... Averaged 88.2 coaches grade and totaled 52 knockdowns in 13 games.... Topped 90 percent grade in four games, made five knockdowns in six games... Made first career start and had three knockdowns and graded 85 percent in season-opening win over Wofford... Earned 90 percent coaches grade and had career-high five knockdowns in win over Buffalo in second game... Graded 90 percent with three knockdowns in win over ULM in third game... Recorded season-high 91 percent grade and five knockdowns in win over West Virginia in fourth game... Led team and tied season-high of 91 percent grade and added five knockdowns in win over Texas Tech in ninth game... Team-highs of 89 percent and five knockdowns at No. 11 Oklahoma State in 10th game... Had team-high coaches grade for third straight game (87 percent) and led team with five knockdowns in win at TCU in 11th game... Graded 89 percent with three knockdowns in historic win over No. 23 Texas that clinched Big 12 championship.

2012 (Junior): Played all 13 games, as reserve offensive lineman and on special teams, as junior... Played snaps from scrimmage in six of 13 games, was regular on special teams... Played on line vs. SMU (first game), SHSU (second game), TCU (fifth game), KU (eighth game), No. 9 OU (ninth game) and Holiday Bowl win over No. 17 UCLA.

2011 (Sophomore): Played in all 13 games, serving on special teams and as reserve offensive lineman... Saw snaps from scrimmage in six games (Stephen F. Austin, Rice, Iowa State, at No. 3 Oklahoma State, vs. Texas Tech and Valero Alamo Bowl vs. Washington).

2010 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in six of 13 contests as reserve offensive lineman, on special teams and occasionally in backfield... Earned first career letter... Played on line in four games, played exclusively special teams in two others... Made collegiate debut in latter stages of win over Buffalo in second week, played from scrimmage... Also got in for scrimmage plays at Rice (fourth week), vs. Kansas (fifth week) and vs. No. 23 Texas A&M (11th week)... Played only special teams vs. Texas Tech (sixth week) and vs. Kansas State (eighth week)... Moved to offense from defensive line during fall camp.

2009 (True Freshman): Sat out first season at Baylor and participated on practice squad, redshirted to retain eligibility.

High School: Prep standout at W.H. Adamson High School in Dallas... National position ranking: No. 57 by among strongside defensive ends; No. 76 by and No. 134 by among defensive tackles... Ranked 79th-best recruit in Metroplex by Dallas Morning News, No. 12 defensive lineman... Named to Lubbock Avalanche-Journal State Top 100 recruiting list... Played for head coach Andy Gutierrez at Adamson... 2008 first-team All-District 11-4A honoree as senior... Invited to 2007 All-American Bowl Game Classic... Averaged 11.4 points and 9.2 rebounds as junior forward on Adamson basketball team... Did not play football (basketball letterman) at Duncanville before transferring to Adamson prior to junior season.

Personal: Son of Donald Fletcher and Regina Palmer... Full name is Kelvin Ambrose Palmer... Born Oct. 23, 1990, in Dallas, Texas... Earned undergraduate degree in general studies in December 2013


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