James Reed (American football)
No. -- Free agent
|Date of birth:February 3, 1977|
|Place of birth: Saginaw, Michigan|
|College: Iowa State|
|NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 7 / Pick: 206|
|Debuted in 2001 for the New York Jets|
|Roster status: Injured Reserve|
James Reed (born February 3, 1977) is an American football defensive tackle for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the seventh round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Iowa State.
Reed has also played for the Kansas City Chiefs.
Reed attended Iowa State University, and was a three-year starter and a three-time All-Big 12 conference selection. He helped get the Cyclones their first bowl win ever.
Kansas City Chiefs
On April 17, 2007, Reed was re-signed to the Chiefs with a three-year contract. He only played out one year of the contract after the Chiefs released him on February 27, 2008.
New Orleans Saints
- Pasquarelli, Len. Reed returns to Chiefs' defense ESPN.com, 17 April 2007.