Jamar Wall

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Jamar Wall
No. 29     Calgary Stampeders
Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-01-10) January 10, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Plainview, Texas
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 204 lb (93 kg)
Career information
College: Texas Tech
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 6 / Pick: 196
Debuted in 2010 for the Houston Texans
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Injured List
CFL status: Import
Career NFL statistics as of 2010
Tackles 1
Sacks 0.0
Interceptions 0
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at ArenaFan.com

Jamar Wall (born January 10, 1988) is a gridiron football safety who is currently a member of the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Tech.

Wall has also played for the Houston Texans and Philadelphia Eagles, and the Georgia Force of the Arena Football League.

Professional career[edit]

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

Wall was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the sixth round (196th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft. He was signed to a four-year contract on July 21, 2010. He was waived during final roster cuts on September 4.

Houston Texans[edit]

Wall was claimed off waivers by the Houston Texans on September 5. He was only active in the team's season-opener against the Indianapolis Colts, and recorded one tackle. He was waived on September 29.

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

Wall was signed to the Philadelphia Eagles' practice squad on September 30, he was switched to safety and was promoted to the active roster on December 21 after Nate Allen was placed on injured reserve.[1] He was waived on December 31, but was re-signed to the team's practice squad on January 3, 2011. His practice squad contract expired at the conclusion of the season, and was re-signed to a future contract on January 13. He was waived on August 29, 2011, but was re-signed on September 1, after going through waivers unclaimed. He was waived during final cuts on September 2.

Georgia Force (AFL)[edit]

He signed with the Georgia Force of the Arena Football League on February 2, 2012.[2]

Calgary Stampeders (CFL)[edit]

On June 10, 2012 Wall went north and signed with the Calgary Stampeders as a free agent. He made 12 starts and played both at halfback and cornerback. He registered 33 tackles (1 for loss), 3 passes defensed and 2 sacks.[3]

In 2013, he played in 12 games and registered 41 tackles, 2 passes defensed and tied for the team-lead with 4 interceptions.[4]

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