Hall Davis

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Hall Davis
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Davis in the 2012 NFL season.
No. 72     Denver Broncos
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-03-02) March 2, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Weight: 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
High school: Baton Rouge (LA) University
College: Louisiana-Lafayette
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 5 / Pick: 149
Debuted in 2010 for the Tennessee Titans
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Practice Squad
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Hall Lucien Davis (born March 2, 1987) is an American football defensive end for the Denver Broncos of National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft.

He has also been a member of the Washington Redskins, Tennessee Titans, Oakland Raiders, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers.

Early years[edit]

Davis was an All-District 8-2A selection with 20 receptions at wide receiver in addition to playing defensive end and safety at University High School. He finished his senior season with 10 quarterback sacks and over 100 tackles

College career[edit]

Davis was a two-year starter saw action in five seasons as he was granted a medical redshirt after suffering an early-season injury as a freshman. He earned honorable mention All-Sun Belt as a senior. He recorded 6.5 sacks and 11 tackles for loss during final two seasons with the Cajuns.

As a senior in 2009 Daivs started all 12 games at defensive end and tied for the team lead in sacks and ranked 16th in the Sun Belt Conference in that category. He finished with 22 tackles, 4.5 for losses and three sacks. The previous season, as a junior, he started all 12 games at defensive end and finished second among defensive lineman in tackles and tackles-for-loss. He led the defensive line in sacks with 3.5 sacks and totaled 24 tackles, five for loss.

As a sophomore in 2007 he played in all 12 games at defensive end and made 11 tackles (1.5 for losses) and as a freshman he played in all 12 games on the defensive line, starting the first two games and recoding two tackles. He was a reshirt freshman in 2005 after suffering an ankle injury.

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 4 in 271 lb 4.87 s 4.63 s 7.63 s 34½ in 9 ft 6 in 27 reps
All values from LA-Lafeyette Pro Day[1]

St. Louis Rams[edit]

Davis was drafted on the 5th round by the St. Louis Rams. On June 28, 2010, Davis signed a four-year, $1.979 million contract with the Rams. The deal included a $188,881 signing bonus. In the three preseason games Davis played for the Rams in 2010 he had two tackles and two sacks. The two sacks tied for the team lead with Ram veteran defensive tackle Fred Robbins.

Washington Redskins[edit]

Davis was traded to the Washington Redskins on August 30, 2010, for an undisclosed conditional draft pick. The following day, August 31, 2010, he was released by the Redskins.

Tennessee Titans[edit]

On September 5, 2010, Davis was signed to the Tennessee Titans practice squad. He was released on September 2, 2011.

Oakland Raiders[edit]

On January 6, 2012, he signed a future/reserve contract with the Oakland Raiders.

Denver Broncos[edit]

Davis was signed to the practice squad of the Denver Broncos on January 7, 2014.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dagger (2010-02-29). National Football Post.com "2010 Great Blue North Draft". postgameheroes.com. Retrieved 2010-08-19. 
  2. ^ Niesen, Joan (January 7, 2014). "Broncos sign DE Hall Davis to practice squad". DenverPost.com. Retrieved 2014-01-19. 

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