Players

A.Q. Shipley
C #62
Height:
6-1
Weight:
309
College:
Penn State
Hometown:
Beaver County, PA
Experience:
1
Offensive Line
YearTeamGGS
TOTAL 30 14
2013 BAL 16 9
2012 IND 14 5

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
•    Elevated to the Colts active roster on October 1, 2012.
•    Signed to the Colts practice squad on September 11, 2012.
•    Waived by the Colts on September 10, 2012.
•    Signed by the Colts to a reserve/future contract on January 28, 2012.
•    Waived by the Philadelphia Eagles on September 2, 2011.
•    Signed by the Eagles as a free agent on January 11, 2010. Waived by the Eagles on September 4, 2010 and signed to the practice squad the next day.
•    Waived by the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 5, 2009 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
•    Originally selected by the Steelers in the seventh round (226th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

2012 (COLTS):
•    Appeared in 14 games, making five starts.
•    Saw action in his first career NFL game at Chicago (9/9).
•    Made his first career start against Green Bay (10/7) in Week 5 and provided time for quarterback Andrew Luck to throw for 362 passing yards and two touchdowns.
•    Saw significant time at center replacing an injured Samson Satele in the second quarter against Miami (11/4). Was part of an offensive line that helped generate 516 net yards and 419 net passing yards.
•    Started at center in the team’s Week 10 win at Jacksonville (11/8) and helped pave the way for the Colts to log 138 rushing yards while Andrew Luck threw for 227 yards and rushed for two scores.
•    Filled in for an injured Samson Satele against Tennessee (12/9) and provided time for a Colts offense to generate 269 net yards in a 27-23 victory.
•    Started at center in the team’s loss at Houston (12/16) and blocked for running back Vick Ballard to register a season-high 105 rushing yards.
•    Started at center and blocked for Andrew Luck to set a new NFL record for passing yards by a rookie in a season during the team’s victory at Kansas City (12/23).
•    Competed on special teams in his first career postseason game, a Wild Card Playoff loss at Baltimore (1/6).

2011:
•    Was waived by the Philadelphia Eagles prior to the start of the regular season.

2010 (EAGLES):
•    Spent the entire season on the Philadelphia’s practice squad.

2009 (STEELERS):
•    After being selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the seventh round of the NFL Draft, spent the entire season on the team’s practice squad.

COLLEGE:
•    As a senior at Penn State, was an All-America selection, Rimington Trophy winner and Big Ten Offensive Lineman of the Year.
•    Started his last 39 games at center for the Nittany Lions.
•    Part of a Penn State team that recorded an 11-2 record in 2008 while making an appearance in the Rose Bowl.
•    Was a first-team All-Big Ten center named by the league’s coaches in 2007 and was a candidate for the Rimington Award.
•    Moved to center in 2006 and was the only offensive lineman to start every contest.

PERSONAL:
•    Attended Moon Area High School in Moon Township, Pa. and reached the 2003 Western Pennsylvania District Class AAA semifinals after winning the Parkway Conference championship.
•    A four-year starter who totaled 243 tackles, 41 tackles for loss and 13.0 sacks in his prep career.
•    Totaled 53 tackles as a senior, including 13 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks, and two forced fumbles.
•    A member of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fabulous 22, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Terrific 25 and the Harrisburg Patriot-News Platinum 33.
•    A three-year starter in basketball and a two-year captain of the football and basketball teams.
•    Participated in the Colts QB Shopping event with Shepherd Community Center as a volunteer shopper.
•    Read to elementary students as a part of the Colts Day in Schools event.
•    Born in Beaver County, Pa.

CAREER GP/GS (POSTSEASON):
2012 IND: 14/5 (1/0)
Total: 14/5 (1/0)
CAREER TRANSACTIONS:
•    Elevated to the Colts active roster on October 1, 2012.
•    Signed to the Colts practice squad on September 11, 2012.
•    Waived by the Colts on September 10, 2012.
•    Signed by the Colts to a reserve/future contract on January 28, 2012.
•    Waived by the Philadelphia Eagles on September 2, 2011.
•    Signed by the Eagles as a free agent on January 11, 2010. Waived by the Eagles on September 4, 2010 and signed to the practice squad the next day.
•    Waived by the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 5, 2009 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
•    Originally selected by the Steelers in the seventh round (226th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

2012 (COLTS):
•    Appeared in 14 games, making five starts.
•    Saw action in his first career NFL game at Chicago (9/9).
•    Made his first career start against Green Bay (10/7) in Week 5 and provided time for quarterback Andrew Luck to throw for 362 passing yards and two touchdowns.
•    Saw significant time at center replacing an injured Samson Satele in the second quarter against Miami (11/4). Was part of an offensive line that helped generate 516 net yards and 419 net passing yards.
•    Started at center in the team’s Week 10 win at Jacksonville (11/8) and helped pave the way for the Colts to log 138 rushing yards while Andrew Luck threw for 227 yards and rushed for two scores.
•    Filled in for an injured Samson Satele against Tennessee (12/9) and provided time for a Colts offense to generate 269 net yards in a 27-23 victory.
•    Started at center in the team’s loss at Houston (12/16) and blocked for running back Vick Ballard to register a season-high 105 rushing yards.
•    Started at center and blocked for Andrew Luck to set a new NFL record for passing yards by a rookie in a season during the team’s victory at Kansas City (12/23).
•    Competed on special teams in his first career postseason game, a Wild Card Playoff loss at Baltimore (1/6).

2011:
•    Was waived by the Philadelphia Eagles prior to the start of the regular season.

2010 (EAGLES):
•    Spent the entire season on the Philadelphia’s practice squad.

2009 (STEELERS):
•    After being selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the seventh round of the NFL Draft, spent the entire season on the team’s practice squad.

COLLEGE:
•    As a senior at Penn State, was an All-America selection, Rimington Trophy winner and Big Ten Offensive Lineman of the Year.
•    Started his last 39 games at center for the Nittany Lions.
•    Part of a Penn State team that recorded an 11-2 record in 2008 while making an appearance in the Rose Bowl.
•    Was a first-team All-Big Ten center named by the league’s coaches in 2007 and was a candidate for the Rimington Award.
•    Moved to center in 2006 and was the only offensive lineman to start every contest.

PERSONAL:
•    Attended Moon Area High School in Moon Township, Pa. and reached the 2003 Western Pennsylvania District Class AAA semifinals after winning the Parkway Conference championship.
•    A four-year starter who totaled 243 tackles, 41 tackles for loss and 13.0 sacks in his prep career.
•    Totaled 53 tackles as a senior, including 13 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks, and two forced fumbles.
•    A member of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fabulous 22, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Terrific 25 and the Harrisburg Patriot-News Platinum 33.
•    A three-year starter in basketball and a two-year captain of the football and basketball teams.
•    Participated in the Colts QB Shopping event with Shepherd Community Center as a volunteer shopper.
•    Read to elementary students as a part of the Colts Day in Schools event.
•    Born in Beaver County, Pa.

CAREER GP/GS (POSTSEASON):
2012 IND: 14/5 (1/0)
Total: 14/5 (1/0)