Jay Ross (American football)

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Jay Ross
No. 69     Free Agent
Nose tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-10-03) October 3, 1987 (age 26)
Place of birth: Wilmington, North Carolina
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 319 lb (145 kg)
Career information
High school: Wilmington (NC) New Hanover
College: East Carolina
Undrafted in 2010
Debuted in 2012 for the Buffalo Bills
Career history
*Inactive and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2012
Tackles 0
Sacks 0
Forced fumbles 0
Stats at NFL.com

Jay Randall Ross (born October 3, 1987[1]) is an American football nose tackle who is currently a free agent in the National Football League (NFL). He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the New Orleans Saints in 2010. He played college football at East Carolina University.

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 3 in 313 lb 5.10 s 1.68 s 2.87 s 4.64 s 7.83 s 32 in 8 ft 4 in 30 reps
All values from NFL Combine[2]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

Following the conclusion of the 2010 NFL Draft on April 26, 2010, the New Orleans Saints signed Ross to a contract.[3] Ross was released by the team during the final roster cuts prior to the start of the season on September 4, 2010.[4]

Green Bay Packers[edit]

Ross was signed to the Green Bay Packers' practice squad on October 20, 2010.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jay Ross". CBS Sports. Archived from the original on November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 
  2. ^ "2010 DT Draft Prospects". CBS Sports. 2010. Archived from the original on November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 
  3. ^ Associated Press (April 27, 2010). "Saints sign 14 undrafted rookies". Sporting News. Archived from the original on November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 
  4. ^ Hogan, Nakia (September 4, 2010). "New Orleans Saints' Jonathan Casillas out for the season; Darren Sharper out at least six weeks". The Times-Picayune. Archived from the original on November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Packers Sign DT Ross To Practice Squad, Release RB Johnson From Practice Squad". Green Bay Packers. October 20, 2010. Archived from the original on November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 10, 2010. 

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