Harry Colon

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Harry Colon
No. 40, 21, 24, 29
Cornerback / Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-02-14) February 14, 1969 (age 45)
Place of birth: Kansas City, Kansas
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 203 lb (92 kg)
Career information
High school: Washington High School
College: Missouri
NFL Draft: 1991 / Round: 8 / Pick: 196
Debuted in 1991 for the New England Patriots
Last played in 1997 for the Detroit Lions
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of 1997
Games played 87
Games started 45
Tackles 203
Sacks 1.0
Interceptions 6
Fumble recoveries 4
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Harry Lee Colon[1] (born February 14, 1969 in Kansas City, Kansas[2]) is a former American football defensive back in the National Football League. After playing college football at Missouri, Colon was drafted by the New England Patriots in the 8th round (196th overall) of the 1991 NFL Draft.[3] He played in the NFL for 6 years, playing for the New England Patriots (1991),[4] the Detroit Lions (1992–1994, 1997),[5] and the Jacksonville Jaguars (1995).[6] He was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 1995 NFL Expansion Draft. He had to retire during the 1997 season due to a condition in his neck.

He now resides in Houston, Texas where he is as Head Coach of the football team and head of the athletics department at John H. Reagan High School.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Harry Colon". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Harry Colon". National Football League. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Harry Colon". The Football Database. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Alumni Bios". New England Patriots. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Detroit Lions All-Time Roster". Detroit Lions. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  6. ^ "Jacksonville Jaguars All-Time Roster". 2009 Jacksonville Jaguars Media Guide. Jacksonville Jaguars. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  7. ^ "Harry Colon". Positive Coaching Alliance. Retrieved December 16, 2009.