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Robert Spillane

Robert Spillane

Linebacker

#42

Height: 6-1

Age: 22

Weight: 229 lbs

College: Western Michigan

Biography

Signed by the Titans as an undrafted free agent on May 14, 2018…originally attended the Titans’ rookie camp in May on a tryout basis…appeared in 47 games with 40 starts over four seasons at Western Michigan…recorded 312 tackles, 32.5 tackles for loss, 10.0 sacks, nine passes defensed, four interceptions for 58 yards and a touchdown, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries as a Bronco…started 26 consecutive games as a junior and senior.

As a senior (2017), started all 12 games for the Broncos…posted 88 tackles, 11.0 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, two passes defensed, one interception for a score and one fumble recovery…recorded a season-high 12 tackles at Eastern Michigan (10/21)…was a second team All-MAC selection and earned Phil Steele second team All-MAC recognition…as a junior (2016), started all 14 games…finished the season with 111 tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss, three sacks, five passes defensed, three interceptions and two forced fumbles…tallied a career-high 14 tackles vs. Eastern Michigan (10/22)…intercepted a pass to preserve the win with under a minute to go in MAC Championship game vs. Ohio (12/2)…named second team All-Mac…as a sophomore (2015), played in eight contests with six starts…recorded 46 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, two passes defensed and one forced fumble…made six stops vs. both Michigan State (9/4) and Ohio State (9/26)…as a freshman (2014), appeared in all 13 games with eight starts…finished fourth on the team in tackles with 67…also tallied 5.5 tackles for loss, four sacks and one fumble recovery…graduated from Western Michigan in 2017 with a degree in business.

High school/personal: attended Fenwick (Ill.) High School…was rated as a three-star recruit by ESPN/Scouts.com, Rivals.com and 247sports.com…ranked as the 29th best recruit in the state of Illinois…son of Michael and Gretchen Carepenter…grandfather, John Lattner, won the 1953 Heisman Trophy at Notre Dame…@14rspillane on Twitter and Instagram…born Robert Spillane on Dec. 14, 1995 in Oak Park, Ill.

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