Player Bio

Jonathan Bostic
LB #57
Height:
6-1
Weight:
246
Age:
23
College:
Florida
Hometown:
Wellington, Florida
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2013):

TCKL
57
SCK
2.0
FF
0
INT
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 57 45 12 2.0 0 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 1
2013 CHI 16 9 57 45 12 2.0 -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 1
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 CIN W 24-21 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 MIN W 31-30 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @PIT W 40-23 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @DET L 32-40 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 NO L 18-26 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 NYG W 27-21 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @WAS L 41-45 8 6 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 @GB W 27-20 4 3 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 DET L 19-21 6 3 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 BAL W 23-20 5 5 0 -- -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
12 @STL L 21-42 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @MIN L 20-23 10 6 4 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 DAL W 45-28 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 @CLE W 38-31 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @PHI L 11-54 8 7 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
17 GB L 28-33 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

COLLEGE CAREER: Appeared in 51 games, making 32 starts… Finished his career with 237 total tackles, and had 19.0 TFLs, 7.5 sacks, 7 PBUs, 5 INTs and 2 FFs… Four year letter-winner for the Gators.
COLLEGE CAREER: Appeared in 51 games, making 32 starts… Finished his career with 237 total tackles, and had 19.0 TFLs, 7.5 sacks, 7 PBUs, 5 INTs and 2 FFs… Four year letter-winner for the Gators.

SENIOR: Started all 13 games at middle linebacker… Third on the team with 68 tackles on the season, and fifth with 6.5 TFLs for a total of 23 yards for loss… Was also tied for second on the team with 3.0 sacks and tied for fourth in interceptions (2) and third in quarterback hurries (4)… Named to Coaches' All-SEC Second Team on defense... Phil Steele Midseason All-SEC Second Team (LB)… Butkus Award Watch List (LB)… Lombardi Award Preseason Watch list (LB)… Coaches' Preseason All-SEC Second Team (LB)… Phil Steele Preseason All-SEC (LB)… Preseason Associated Press All-SEC Third Team (LB).

JUNIOR: Started all 13 games at middle linebacker… Led the team with 94 tackles on the season, and finished tied for second with 10.0 TFLs for a total of 57 yards for loss… Also had 3.0 sacks, 2 PBUs, 2 QB hurries and 1 FF… Phil Steele's Preseason All-SEC Third Team (LB)… Lindy's Preseason Second-Team All-SEC (LB)… CFPA Linebacker Trophy Watch List… SEC Coaches' Preseason All-SEC Third Team (LB)… Butkus Award Watch List (LB)… Preseason All-SEC Third Team (Media) (LB)… Phil Steele's Midseason Honorable Mention All-American (LB)… Phil Steele's Midseason All-SEC Second Team (LB).

SOPHOMORE: Appeared in all 13 games, starting 6… Finished the season tied for third on the Gators with 57 tackles (36 solo)… Tied for ninth in the SEC in INTs and tied for eighth nationally among linebackers for INTs with 3.

FRESHMAN: Led all freshmen with 18 total tackles, including 14 solo... Enrolled at UF in January of 2009.

PERSONAL: Selected to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl… Ranked as the fifth-best inside linebacker prospect according to Rivals.com… Had over 100 tackles in his junior season… Selected UF over Miami, LSU, FSU and Clemson… Coached by Rodney Harris… In 2008, he rushed the ball 75 times for 458 yards and 6 TDs… Member of the ESPNU Top 150… All-state selection for Florida Class-6A… Claims greatest strengths are his speed and aggressiveness… Helped lead Palm Beach Central to the eighth-best defense in Palm Beach County... Father, Jon Bostic, was a defensive back for the Detroit Lions, playing in a total of 29 games from 1985-87.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Bostic: I am here to compete

    Posted 2 hours ago

    Jon Bostic speaks to the media about competing at all three linebacker positions.

  • Bostic: 'I feel more comfortable'

    (1:29) Posted Jun 18, 2014

    Linebacker Jon Bostic addresses the media following practice Wednesday to discuss the Bears new defensive scheme and learning all three linebacker positions.

  • ITB: Outtakes from Cabo

    Posted Mar 25, 2014

    Inside the Bears shot on location in Cabo San Lucas for a week. Watch a reel of outtakes with Stephen Paea, Jon Bostic, Jordan Mills, Rashied Davis, Anthony Adams, and Lyndsay Petruny.

  • ITB: Bostic beach drills

    Posted Mar 24, 2014

    Inside the Bears shot on location in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico with current and former Bears players. Jon Bostic kicked off the fun by running fans through drills on the beach.