James Roe (American football)

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James Roe
No. 9
Wide receiver / Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1973-08-23) August 23, 1973 (age 41)
Place of birth: Richmond, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 197 lb (89 kg)
Career information
High school: Henrico High School
College: Norfolk State
NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 6 / Pick: 186
Debuted in 1996 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 1998
Games played 23
Games started 7
Receiving yards 239
Touchdowns 1
Stats at NFL.com
Career Arena football statistics
Receptions 816
Receiving yards 10,058
Touchdowns 247
Tackles 97
Interceptions 8
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com
Stats at ArenaFan.com

James Edward Roe II (born August 23, 1973 in Richmond, Virginia) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He played for the NFL's Baltimore Ravens (1996–1998).

High school career[edit]

James Roe attended Henrico High School in Richmond, Virginia. He was an All-State honoree at Henrico High School playing for the varsity Warriors, an All-League honoree in basketball, and he also participated in track. James Roe graduated from Henrico High School in 1991.

College career[edit]

James Roe attended Norfolk State University from 1992 to 1995 and was voted All-CIAA three years in row. James Roe remains Norfolk State's all time leading receiver, and holds three CIAA reception records for career reception yards, career reception touchdowns and single season reception TD. He is the best player ever.

National Football League career[edit]

Roe played for three years for the Baltimore Ravens, and ended his NFL career with 15 receptions for 239 yards (15.93 yards per rec. avg.), and a touchdown.

Arena Football League career[edit]

In nine Arena Football League seasons with the San Jose SaberCats, Roe caught 761 receptions for 9449 yards and 231 touchdowns. He received All-Ironman Team honors in 2003, 2004, and 2005, and was named Ironman of the Game in San Jose's ArenaBowl XVIII victory. After not starting the 2013 season with the team, Roe re-joined the SaberCats with two weeks remaining in the season.[1]


  1. ^ "SaberCats All-Time Leading Receiver James Roe Returns for Remainder of 2013 Season". www.oursportscentral.com. OurSports Central. July 15, 2013. Retrieved July 16, 2013. 

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