J. R. Sweezy

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J. R. Sweezy
J. R. Sweezy blocking a Raider.jpg
J.R. Sweezy in 2013.
No. 64  Seattle Seahawks
Position: Offensive guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-04-08) April 8, 1989 (age 26)
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 298 lb (135 kg)
Career information
High school: Mooresville (NC)
College: North Carolina State
NFL draft: 2012 / Round: 7 / Pick: 225
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Games Played: 44
Games Started: 34
Stats at NFL.com

Justin Ross "J. R." Sweezy (born April 8, 1989)[1] is an American football offensive guard for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He was selected in the seventh round, 225th overall, by the Seahawks in the 2012 NFL Draft.[2] He played college football at NC State.

College career[edit]

Sweezy played 35 games with 20 starts along the defensive line at NC State. Posted 86 tackles (65 solo), 22 tackles for loss, 11.0 sacks, 33 quarterback pressures, three passes defended, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries for the Wolfpack. Voted team captain his senior season and was selected honorable mention All-ACC his junior year.


  1. ^ "Sizing up J.R. Sweezy". Retrieved April 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ "NFL Draft 2012: Seahawks Select J.R. Sweezy In The 7th Round". Retrieved April 29, 2012. 

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