|Date of birth:||November 11, 1987|
|Place of birth:||Cleveland, Ohio|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||215 lb (98 kg)|
|NFL draft:||2011 / Round: 5 / Pick: 158|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 2011
Stats at NFL.com
Jermale Hines (born November 11, 1987) is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State.
He has also been a member of the Carolina Panthers.
Hines was a 2010 First-team All-Big Ten selection as a strong safety after playing free safety in 2009. He ended his career with 28 starts, 155 tackles. In 2009 Hines was a starter at free safety and was fourth on the squad with 57 tackles. In 2008 he played safety and made 31 tackles for the year. In 2007, he played on special teams as a true freshman. 
2011 NFL Draft
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6 ft 1⅛ in||219 lb||32½ in||9¾ in||4.59 s||1.56 s||2.63 s||4.21 s||6.90 s||31 in||9 ft 6 in||19 reps||x|
|All values from NFL Combine except 10, 20 40-yard dash and BJ which were form Pro Day |
St. Louis Rams
On September 28, the Indianapolis Colts claimed him off of waivers, but was waived on October 3.
Hines was claimed off waivers by the Carolina Panthers on October 4. He was waived on November 15. On Oct 18th he was signed to the Carolina Practice Squad.
Second stint with Colts
Hines was signed by the Colts on November 30, 2011. On September 1, 2012 Hines was cut by the Colts.