Graham during his tenure with the Chicago Bears in 2011
|No. 20 Buffalo Bills|
|Position:||Cornerback / Special teamer|
|Date of birth:||July 25, 1985|
|Place of birth:||Buffalo, New York|
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||196 lb (89 kg)|
|High school:||Buffalo (NY) Turner Carroll|
|NFL draft:||2007 – 5th round – 168th pick|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
Corey Dewayne Graham (born July 25, 1985) is an American football cornerback for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the fifth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at New Hampshire.
Graham was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 5th round of the 2007 NFL Draft. Graham registered his first career interception on October 19, 2008 off of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Gus Frerotte. Graham also recorded 91 tackles in 2008.
Graham signed with the Baltimore Ravens on March 23, 2012. Graham said that upon signing with the Ravens, he looks to see more time on defense, as well as continuing his solid special teams play.
He would have his second interception against the Steelers two weeks later.
Graham was named the CBS player of the game for the Baltimore Ravens' 2012 Divisional round playoff game against the top seeded Denver Broncos. In this game, Graham intercepted two Peyton Manning passes and made 8 tackles. Graham returned his first interception of the game 39 yards for a touchdown, giving the Ravens a 14-7 lead midway through the first quarter. Graham's second interception of the game occurred in overtime and led to a Ravens game-winning field goal, advancing the team to the AFC championship game. The Ravens entered the game as 9.5 point underdogs, but won the game in double overtime, 38-35, thanks in part to Graham's incredible performance. Graham would call joining the Ravens the second best decision of his life, behind marrying his wife. Graham earned his first Super Bowl ring on February 3rd, 2013, when the Ravens defeated the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII.
- Young cornerbacks step in and step up in Bears victory
- Wildcat Alum Corey Graham Earns NFC Pro Bowl Berth for Chicago Bears
- Corey Graham, Ravens agree
- Ravens CB Corey Graham says Bears never gave him chanceJason Butt, CBS Sports
- Joining Ravens Best Decision Of Corey Graham's Life Garrett Downing, Baltimore Ravens.com Retrieved 14 January 2013.
- Corey Graham agrees to four-year deal with Bills