Draylen Ross

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Draylen Ross
Free agent
Position: Fullback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-03-21) March 21, 1988 (age 27)
Place of birth: Fort Worth, Texas
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 292 lb (132 kg)
Career information
College: North Texas
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
*-Offseason or practice squad member only
Roster status: Recallable reassignment
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at ArenaFan.com

Draylen Ross (born March 21, 1988 in Fort Worth, Texas) is an American football tight end who is currently a free agent. He played college football for North Texas, where he had one reception for 8 yards in his debut game. In 2008 and 2009, Ross played defensive lineman, where he recorded a total of 40 tackles.[1] He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2011.[2] However, on August 3, 2011, Ross was waived by the Bears.[3] In November 2011, Ross was signed by the Arizona Rattlers of the Arena Football League as a fullback.[1] On January 6, 2012, Ross was re-signed by the Bears[4] and spent the final nine weeks of the season on the practice squad. On August 8, 2012, the Bears released Ross.[5]


  1. ^ a b "Fullback, Draylen Ross, Assigned to Rattlers". www.arenafootball.com. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  2. ^ "Gabe Carimi: Gabe Carimi signs, will begin at left tackle - Chicago Tribune". Articles.chicagotribune.com. 2011-07-29. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  3. ^ "Martz hopes to use same run/pass mix". Chicagobears.com. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  4. ^ Carroll, Chuck (2012-01-06). "Chicago Bears Sign 3 Players To Reserve/Futures Contracts". Football News Now. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  5. ^ Biggs, Brad (8 August 2012). "Bears release tight end Ross". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 8 August 2012. 

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