Francis St. Paul

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Francis St. Paul
Date of birth: (1979-04-25) April 25, 1979 (age 35)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, CA
Career information
Position(s): WR
Height: 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight: 180 lb (82 kg)
College: Northern Arizona University
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 6 / Pick: 197
Drafted by: St. Louis Rams
As player:

St. Louis Rams
Pittsburgh Steelers*
Jacksonville Jaguars*
Carolina Panthers*
Ottawa Renegades

*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career stats
Playing stats at

Francis St. Paul (born April 25, 1979 in Los Angeles, California) is a former American football wide receiver who was drafted from Northern Arizona University in the 2001 NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams. He spent two seasons with the Rams on their active roster and practice squad. He also spent time on the Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad. He was on the Jacksonville Jaguars preseason roster before signing with the Carolina Panthers in 2003.

Early years[edit]

St. Paul is an alumnus of Daniel Murphy High School, a Roman Catholic high school in Los Angeles, California. At Daniel Murphy, he lettered four times in football and three times in both basketball and track. In 1997 he was CIF Div 4 100 and 200 meters champion.

College career[edit]

St. Paul finished his career among the all-time receivers in school history, ranking second in touchdowns (19), ninth in receptions (113) and 10th in receiving yards (1,617). St.Paul also ran track at Northern Arizona. In 2000 he was the Big Sky Conference 100 meters champion (10.48)

Professional career[edit]

He was a sixth-round pick of the St. Louis Rams in the 2001 NFL Draft, playing with the Rams on the active roster and practice squad over two seasons including Super Bowl XXXVI in New Orleans. He also had stints with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers and Jacksonville Jaguars.

On March 5, 2004, St. Paul signed with the Ottawa Renegades of the Canadian Football League. St. Paul was a subsequent training camp cut on June 5, 2004.


On May 5, 2007 St. Paul was hired as a graduate assistant wide receivers coach at Northern Arizona University. In March 2008 he was hired full-time as the wide reveivers coach at NAU.

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