Boston Scott: Running Back For The Philadelphia Eagles!

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Boston Scott is the running back for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL and a professional Rocket League esports player of Dignitas. He signed a multi-year deal with Dignitas, a professional esports organization, as a content creator and substitute for their Rocket League roster.

Scott has been playing football since a young age. He was a part of his college football team, Louis Tech, where he rushed for 937 yards on 163 attempts for 5.7 yards per attempt in the regular season. 

The New Orleans Saints drafted Scott in the sixth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. On May 10, 2018, Scott signed his rookie contract with the Saints but, unfortunately, was waived on September 5, 2018, after making it into the initial 53-man roster. 

Boston Scott For Eagles (Source: Yahoo! Sports)
Boston Scott For Eagles (Source: Yahoo Sports)

Scott was signed off the Saints practice squad by the Philadelphia Eagles on December 10, 2018. He scored his first professional touchdown on a 4-yard run against Buffalo Bills on October 27, 2019. 

His team, the Eagles, will play Super Ball LVII against the Kansas City Chiefs on February 12, 2023, in State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. 

There is much more to learn about the NFL player and his personal and professional life. Please read the whole article to know more.

Now let us look into some quick facts about the running back.

Quick Facts

Full Name Boston Scott
Birth Date April 27, 1995
Birth Place Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Age 29 Years Old
Nick Name Wowza, David, The Gaint slayer
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Education Zachary High School
Horoscope Taurus
Father’s Name Anthony Scott
Mother’s Name Shelly Scott
Siblings Tony and Alana Scott
Height 5’6″/1.68 m/168 cm
Weight 92 kg/203 lb
Build Athletic
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
League National Football League (NFL)
Playing Career 2018-Present
Marital Status Single
Profession Football Player
Position Running Back
Currently Team Philadelphia Eagles
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Salary $1.75 Million
NFL Draft 2018/Round:6/Pick:201
Social Media Instagram
Merch  Eagles Jersey, Autographed Photo
Last Update July 2024

Early Life, Family & Education

Boston Scott was born on April 27, 1995, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to supporting parents Anthony Scott and Shelly Scott. He grew up with his older brother, Tony, and a sister Alana.

When Scott was in elementary school, his parents divorced, and he lived with his mother and siblings.

Dealing with his parent’s divorce at such a young age was very unfortunate, but the situation could not bring his passion and drive down.

Scott was always passionate about football and used to play in school. He went to Zachary High School in Zachary, Louisiana. 

After graduating high school, Scott went to Louisiana Tech University and played for the college football team for four seasons. 

Age, Height & Weight

Boston Scott is 29 years old as of 2024.

Scott stands 5’6″/1.68 m tall and weighs around 92 kg/203 lb. 

Running Back Boston Scott Posing
Running Back Boston Scott Posing For The camera (Source: Instagram)

Since Boston is one of the up-and-coming running backs, he must remain healthy to perform well in the league. He hits a gym five times a week and eats a balanced diet. 

Even though he is below-average height for a running back, his exceptional performance on the field has made him one of the most famous running backs in the league.

Career

Scott went to Zachary High School in Zachary, Louisiana. He was popular in high school for his extraordinary gameplay, which helped him earn local and state honors. Likewise, Scott did weightlifting in high school and was a state champion.

After graduating from high school, Scott went to Louisiana Tech University and became a part of their football team.

He played four seasons for the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football team, averaging 937 yards on 163 attempts for 5.7 yards per attempt on a regular season average. 

Despite having a short stature, Scott scored well in his senior season. Because of his exceptional performance during the seasons, Scott was a candidate for Wuerffel Trophy. 

NFL Draft

The New Orleans Saints drafted Scott in the sixth round of the 2018 NFL Draft. On May 10, 2018, Scott signed his rookie contract with the Saints but, unfortunately, was waived on September 5, 2018, after making it into the initial 53-man roster. 

The Philadelphia Eagles signed Scott from the practice squad on December 10, 2018. 

On August 31, 2019, the Eagles released Scott in the final roster cuts but were resigned from the practice squad the next day. 

Boston Scott For Eagles During a Match
Boston Scott For Eagles During a Match (Source: Sports USA)

He scored his first professional touchdown on a 4-yard run on October 27, 2019, when the Eagles defeated the Bills 31-13. 

Scott’s performance from the last season earned him the backup running back position for 2020. He made a game-winning touchdown from Carson Wentz in a 22-21 win against the Giants on October 22, 2020. 

On April 1, 2021, he signed a one-year exclusive-rights free agent tender with the Eagles. Likewise, Boston extended his stay with the Eagles on March 18, 2022. 

2022 Stat 

ATT YDS TD AVG 
54 217 3 4.0

He attempted 21 rushing yards, 6 rushing attempts, and 1 rushing touchdown against the San Francisco 49ers on January 30, 2023, which booked their ticket to Super Bowl. 

Scott’s team, the Eagles, will play Super Ball XLVII against the Kansas City Chiefs on February 12, 2023, in State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. 

Rocket League

At first, Scott started playing Rocket league as a hobby with his friends. The game was a stress reliever and an escape from reality for the NFL player.

Eventually, he developed a passion and competitiveness for the game while playing and mastered the skills required. 

On February 3, 2022, Scott signed with professional esports organization Dignitas as a content creator and substitute for the Rocket League roster.

Injuries

Scott contracted the Coronavirus and was placed on the COVID list on January 3, 2022, by the officials. But he recovered after a week and was back in the game on January 10, 2022. 

On August 4, 2022, Scott suffered a cranial head concussion during a practice match. He was out of the game for two weeks. 

Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Boston Scott is $1.5 million as of 2024. His income source includes his NFL salaries and brand sponsorships.

Currently, he is active as a running back for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL and as a Rocket League esports player of Dignitas.

The Eagles signed Scott in one year’s $1.75 million deal with the Eagles, including a $200k signing bonus, $800k guaranteed, and an annual salary of $1.75 million. 

Personal Life

Boston Scott is in a relationship with Mariah Rojas. On February 14, 2021, the NFL player made his relationship public by posting a cute picture with his bae. 

Since then, the pair has not hidden their love from the public and has been involved heavily in each other’s life. 

Looking at the pictures and posts, we can say that the couple is happy and looking forward to a bright future. 

Boston Scott With Mariah on Her Graduation
Boston Scott With Mariah On Her Graduation (Source: Instagram)

Talking about Mariah, she completed her bachelor’s degree in 2019 and joined Seattle University the following year. She interned at MEND Seattle as Mental Health Therapist from August 2021 to July 2022. 

She opened her business venture, Rojas Therapy PLLC, in 2022, in her hometown, Washington. 

Awards & Achievements

  • State Champion in Weightlifting
  • Local & State Honors in High School Football
  • Candidate for Wuerffel Trophy
  • 2017- Third-team All-Conference USA 

Social Media Presence

The NFL player has a massive fan following on social media. He has a public account and goes by the name @bnsvi_ on Instagram. 

Instagram: 111k followers

 

 
 
 
 
 
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His Instagram post primarily includes pictures and videos about his professional and love life. 

Popularity

Boston Scott Popularity Over Years
Boston Scott Popularity Over Years (Source: Google Trend)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

Where is Boston Scott now?

Currently, he is active as a running back for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL and as a  Rocket League esports player of Dignitas. The Eagles signed him in 2022 with a one-year extended contract.

Is Boston Scott got injured?

On August 4, 2022, Scott suffered a cranial head concussion during a practice match. He was out of the game for two weeks. On August 18, 2022, he got back to practice rounds.

Nishta
Nishta
Interested in content writing and always enthusiastic about new creative platforms. As a freelance content writer, I am dedicated to continuously expand my knowledge and skills, staying up to date with the latest industry trends and best practices.

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